Despite the fact that it is increasingly difficult to steal the Wi-Fi signal from a stranger, with the help of new technologies and various applications, there is never a lack of the rogue who manages and manages to get the access code to the network of a neighbor or of anyone you want.
As a street sweeper seems to have done, who, according to the affected person on TikTok, not satisfied with deciphering his Wi-Fi password and hanging on his network, did business and offered the service to the people who lived in the neighborhood. In addition, after being caught, he dared to claim him, an action that soon went viral on networks.
The story happened to tiktoker identified under the profile of Marmota Torres, a content creator who recently went viral for making storytimes narrating some experiences that have happened to him throughout his life. One of his stories that gained popularity was that of the street sweeper who stole his Wi-Fi.
Through three recordings, the boy revealed that he is gamer, so your internet signal must be good and you immediately notice when it begins to fail. Marmot said that one day a man who is in charge of sweeping the street of his neighborhood came to the door of his house to ask for his cell phone to send a message, since he had no data or balance on his cell phone.
How the street sweeper did business with my wi-fi
♬ original sound – MarmotaTorres
At the man’s request, the narrator claims to have been a good Samaritan and did him the favor of giving him the Wi-Fi password, which he even wrote down on a piece of paper. Everything was going very well until, after a few days, the young man began to notice that his internet was failing and was beginning to slow down.
Checking the connection, he realized that there were around 15 people connected to his network, so he remembered that the only person he could have passed them to was the street sweeper he gave the password to on that occasion. When he opened the door of his house and saw people sitting on the floor using his wifi signal, annoyed, the boy changed the password to put an end to that problem.
♬ original sound – MarmotaTorres
After changing the internet password, he began to hear that people outside his house commented that the service no longer worked, complaints that, without hesitation, reached the ears of the street sweeper, who according to the narrator of the story, nobody gave him that position, since he himself began to do it on his own initiative and forced the neighbors to give him money for said service.
Faced with the annoying complaints from the neighbors who paid 50 pesos (approximately US$2.74) to receive the Wi-Fi signal from said man, the street sweeper dared to go and claim the owner of the network for having changed the password, including the tiktoker He narrates that he demanded that he provide the password again, since he needed it, to which the boy immediately refused and told him that the Internet was only for his personal use and that he would not share it with him again.
In the end, the young man recounted that the neighbors told him that the street sweeper had told them that he was aware of the situation and that he was only helping him offer his internet service.
It didn’t take long for the boy’s anecdote to go viral and fill with comments, in which some users stood out who assured that this story had already been heard elsewhere, but instead of a street sweeper it had been a neighbor.