8-Year-Old Iranian Child Caught Stealing Bread
Netlore Archive: Emailed photos purport to show the cruel punishment of an 8-year-old Iranian boy who was caught stealing some bread: his arm was run over with a truck.
Description: Viral images
Circulating since: Nov. 2005
Status: Authentic photos / False description
Analysis: See last page
Email contributed by Mary R., June 25, 2006:
Fw: ISLAMIC JUSTICE
An 8 year old child caught stealing bread in a market of Iran is punished in a public place, in the name of Islam!!!
His arm will be crushed and will lose its use permanently. A religion of peace and love, they say?