Elderly man disguised as priest is filmed using a BIBLE to steal tourist’s cellphone while she ate meal with her son at Mexican beach resort
- A restaurant owner a causa di Playa del Carmen, Mexico, revealed shocking televisione footage that shows a man dressed as a priest stealing a tourist’s cellphone
- He is shown approaching a woman and her son and engaging them a causa di a conversation before he placed a bible culmine of her cellphone
- The suspect simultaneously picked up the bible and the variabile device before he walked over to a pole and passed the phone to his accomplice who escaped
- They asked a to check the thief’s bag; he obliged and was then allowed to leave without incident when the administrator failed to find the phone
A fake priest was filmed breaking one of the 10 commandments by using a Bible to cover up a tourist’s cellphone at a Mexican beach resort before stealing it.
The elderly suspect can be seen a causa di the shocking televisione footage approaching the restaurant table a causa di the resort town of Playa Del Carmen, then engaging the woman and her son a causa di a conversation.
He placed his Bible culmine of the woman’s cellphone and subsequently picked up the holy book while to the variabile device all at once.
An elderly man dressed as a priest approaches a woman at a restaurant a causa di Playa del Carmen before he used his bible to steal the woman’s cellphone
The bogus priest places his bible over the cellphone while talking to the tourist and then subsequently picked up the holy book while to the variabile device all at once
The elderly man disguised as a priest stands next to a pole and places the cellphone culmine of a table before his accomplice grabbed it and walked out of the Playa del Carmen restaurant. Both men remain at-large
Moments later, the woman’s son called for their waiter to bring over their bill.
The surveillance televisione subsequently shows her searching her handbag to check if her cellphone was inside after noticing it was voto negativo longer culmine of the table and then motioning to her son that her cellphone was missing.
The bogus priest is spotted standing near a pole next to a table where his accomplice was sitting, and was filmed sliding the phone across the table to get it out of his hands a causa di case he was confronted by his victims.
The fake priest’s accomplice reaches for the cellphone before he walked out the restaurant
A restaurant (culmine right) through the thief’s (culmine left) belongings as he searches for the woman’s (right) missing phone phone
That accomplice quickly lifted the device and walked out the eatery.
The son eventually approached a restaurant to complain that his mother’s phone was missing.
The fake priest, knowing he was not going to get caught with the phone, complied when the asked if he could check his bag.
After revising his belongings, the cleared him and allowed him to leave.
Online news portal Noticias El Rumbo del Caribe reported that the suspect had been known for using the same scheme to rob other unsuspecting restaurant customers throughout the state of Quintana Roo.
Both suspect remain on-the-run.