On the morning of this Thursday, May 18, 2023, an incident was recorded in zone 7 of San Miguel Petapa , specifically in the Villa Hermosa 1 neighborhood , where an alleged thief was captured and later assaulted by a group of people after having assaulted a woman.

According to eyewitnesses, the victim, a woman who was walking in the area, was approached by an individual who stole her belongings. However, the brave reaction of the victims caught the attention of the neighbors, who quickly came to their aid.

With the collaboration of two men, the alleged thief was intercepted and detained. During the time he was in citizen custody, some angry individuals decided to take the law into their own hands and beat the suspect. The above was captured on video.