Lamba Lolo hit maker Swat was caught by neighbors as he he tried to break into a house.
The video that has since been posted on Twitter shows the young man clutching his stomach in pain as he stammered incoherently.
The crowd that had caught them and gave them a thorough beating could be heard telling the young musician to call his mother to come and save them. T
The caption of the video said that the talented artist needed mentorship so that his talent in music does not go to waste.
A comment by one of the twitter users indicated that the singer and his accomplice were caught smoking bhang by the police and they decided to run.
Here is the video: