A Busan bus driver has been hailed as a hero after stopping a thief who had robbed an elderly woman of her bag at a bus stop in Haeundae.
The 40-year-old city bus driver was driving along his route in Songjeong when he noticed a younger man stealing an elderly woman’s bag while she was waiting for the bus.
He then stopped the bus, got out and confronted the thief and a small struggle ensued. He notified someone to call the police which came and arrested the 32-year-old man, surnamed Lee.
The bus driver, Kim, has been awarded a certificate of appreciation and a reward from the Haeundae Police Department.
You can check out the video above which was shown on the Busan Ilbo web site.