People Steal Water At The 2016 London Marathon

locals in hoodies and women with toddlers caught stealing water bottles left for the London marathon runners in Deptford

A watering station located in Deptford, South East London, England, was raided by locals who were stealing Buxton water bottles which were left for the marathon runners.

Man carrying as much as he can, The Tube of you/Youtube
Man carrying as much as he can, The Tube of you/Youtube

The video shows a gang of locals grabbing water bottles out their palettes and inside large duffle bags. Some can be seen carrying away water bottles by hand. Women pushing pushchairs are also in the midst trying to steal the sought after water bottles.

Chaos at the water station, The Tube of you/Youtube
Chaos at the water station, The Tube of you/Youtube

Two toddlers are stabbing in the middle of the chaos in confusion looking at the rowdy people with their heads and hands inside the water bottle pallets.

Women with pushchairs, The Tube of you/Youtube
Women with pushchairs, The Tube of you/Youtube

later in the video show marathon runners walking past, knowing that their chances are slim in quenching their thirst.

Deptford water station, The Tube of you/Youtube
Deptford water station, The Tube of you/Youtube

Volunteers who were handing out the water bottles walk away in their helpless situation.



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