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Thief forced to clean sewage, entertain residents after being caught stealing iron rods

A suspected thief was caught stealing iron rods at a community in Ghana and the residents decided to compel him to do community service.

It was gathered that the suspect is notorious for theft and he had operated multiple times without being caught but luck ran out on him during the most recent operation.

After being nabbed red-handed stealing iron rods, residents forced the yet-to-be identified man to clean sewage in the neighborhood.

He was then asked to entertain them by dancing and he could be seen doing that while wearing his dirty clothes.

In a video making the rounds shows him busting some dance moves with glee in order to entertain members of the community.

Thereafter, he was offered a new set of clothes, food, and drinks to replenish his strength.

Reacting, comrade_izi said; D way rod Dey cost now ehn.

oluwakemi._o; At least is better than jungle justice. No excuse for theft

db_naturals_; Wetin he wan even use iron rod to bikonu

endylight1; Even if you release him he will still go and do the same thing. Na wa

officialbobbyfredrick__; Lol thank God for him no be Nigeria, na painful exit straight up!!!

In related news, a middle-aged Ghanaian woman has allegedly been caught stealing at a market in Takoradi and questioned over her disappointing action.

It was gathered that when she was apprehended stealing food stuff, her husband was alerted and he rushed down to the market.

The husband was said to have felt embarrassed when he reached and saw how his wife was being interrogated.

He pleaded on her behalf because they wanted to take her to the police station and he promised to handle the matter himself.

A video making the rounds online shows her being berated for doing such at her age and she wore a face of shame.

She was teary-eyed and pleaded her case while people asked if they are lacking food at home or if she did it for some other reason.