By Tim Stickings For Mailonline
Published: 19:11 BST, 1 April 2019 | Updated: 19:11 BST, 1 April 2019
A suspected central London pickpocket was caught searching through the bag of an oblivious pedestrian near Piccadilly Circus.
The footage, apparently filmed on Saturday, shows three men following an innocent shopper across a set of traffic lights while one rifles through his bag.
However they are unaware that they themselves are being followed and filmed by a camera-wielding pedestrian just yards from the busy junction in central London.
The video was posted to Reddit by a user who said: 'Yesterday, I encountered pickpockets live in action near Piccadilly