A footage of a couple using reportedly using a child to steal items at a creche has surfaced on social media.
The couple allegedly uses the child to steal at crèches while they pretend to go through the crèches they go into.
In the video, the couple can be seen going through the crèche, as soon as they go into another room the child remains behind and takes something that is on a table and then hides it between the pants and t-shirt.
The couple reportedly came to the crèche last week Friday, pretending to be interested in enrolling their child at the crèche.
The couple has allegedly done the same thing in the Helderkruin area, west of Johannesburg, South Africa.
According to News24, the Roodepoort police spokesperson Captain Juanita Yorke said although no case had been opened yet, police were still investigating the incident.