A highway robbery that occurred on the boundary road across America House in Accra proved a test case of crowd reaction. They gave him a hot chase, apprehended him and handed him over to the police. Crowd attitude in this instance highlighted a shift in the way suspected thieves are handled. Could this mean that the public are tuning to the campaign against mob justice, heightened after the brutality visited on an innocent person at Denkyira Obuasi ? Napoleon Ato Kittoe reports.