MANILA, Philippines - A nursing student was caught on camera running after a thief who snatched her brand new cellphone in Tondo, Manila last night.
CCTV footage showed nursing student Jessica running after the snatcher at Rosarito Street at around 9 p.m. The snatcher escaped after reaching Laon-Laan Street.
Reynaldo Manalang of Barangay Ex-O said people thought the two were lovers who were having a spat. He noted that the nursing student did not scream for help while running after the thief.
He urged residents not to display their cellphones while walking down the street.
Report by Francis Faulve, ABS-CBN News