Zou Bin was allegedly robbed after sharing a taxi with a man in the central province of Hunan in China. However the real shock came when he received the 11-page letter from the pickpocket, after sending a series of threatening texts demanding his Apple handset to be returned.
Bin wrote a number of text messages to the thief;
“I know you are the man who sat beside me. I can assure you that I will find you”
“Look through the contact numbers in my mobile and you will know what trade I am in.”
“Send me back the phone to the address below if you are sensible.”
Days later the 11 page list of 1,000 contacts arrived.
Bin has since said
‘”t would take a while to write from one to one thousand, let alone names and a whole string of digits”
“I suppose [the thief’s] hand is swelling.