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I am thief, loser: Tattoo artist filmed scribing teen’s forehead for stealing bicycle

THE ASIAN AGE
Published : Jun 12, 2017, 9:25 pm IST
Updated : Jun 13, 2017, 7:17 am IST

The video was filmed by artist’s friend Ronildo Moreira de Araujo while Wesley was seen scribing teens forehead.

The video had gone viral on social media, later discovered by the teen’s family members who complained to the police. (Photo: Screengrab)
 The video had gone viral on social media, later discovered by the teen’s family members who complained to the police. (Photo: Screengrab)

Rio de Janeiro: As punishment for stealing his bicycle, a tattoo artist in Brazil inked the words ‘I am thief’ on a teenage boy’s forehead in Brazil.

According to a report in Daily Mail, the artist, Maycon Wesley cornered the teen, who had sneaked into artist’s house and tried to steal his bicycle.

The video was filmed by artist’s friend Ronildo Moreira de Araujo while Wesley was seen scribing the teen's forehead.

The words scribed on teens forehead were written in Portuguese. It read, ‘Eu sou ladrão e vacilão’, which translates to 'I am a thief and a loser'.

After tattooing the artist and his friend were heard asking cheekily the embarrassed teen if he liked it.

The video had gone viral on social media, later discovered by the teen’s family members who complained to the police.

Wesley and Araujo were arrested by police for torture. However, the teen went missing post incident of humiliation.

Both accused denied knowing the teen’s whereabouts during police interrogation.

Tags: ronildo moreira de araujo, tattoo artist, eu sou ladrão e vacilão
Location: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro