Hadith on Theft: Allah will punish the usurper of land

Sa’id ibn Zayd reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever wrongly seizes a plot of land, Allah will make him carry seven earths around his neck.

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 1610

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim

عَنْ سَعِيدِ بْنِ زَيْدِ أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ مَنْ اقْتَطَعَ شِبْرًا مِنْ الْأَرْضِ ظُلْمًا طَوَّقَهُ اللَّهُ إِيَّاهُ يَوْمَ الْقِيَامَةِ مِنْ سَبْعِ أَرَضِينَ

1610 صحيح مسلم كتاب المساقاة باب تحريم الظلم وغصب الأرض وغيرها