Peruvians taking justice into own hands on social media

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‘Chapa tu choro’ or ‘catch your thief’ is a growing vigilante movement spreading through social media in Peru.

Hundreds of new pages have opened encouraging residents to take justice into their own hands. Some viewers may find these images disturbing.

CCTV’s Dan Collyns filed this story.

Peruvians taking justice into own hands on social media

Peruvians taking justice into own hands on social media

'Chapa tu choro' or 'catch your thief' is a growing vigilante movement spreading through social media in Peru. Hundreds of new pages have opened encouraging residents to take justice into their own hands. Some viewers may find these images disturbing. CCTV's Dan Collyns filed this story.