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‘Find My iPhone’ foils pickpocket who swiped 100 devices: police
« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2017, 11:16:18 PM »
‘Find My iPhone’ foils pickpocket who swiped 100 devices: police
17 April 2017, 9:44 pm



You might think that a pickpocket skilled enough to steal 100 cellphones, pictured above, would also be savvy enough to know that at least the iPhones in that haul carry a means to foil his caper.

Then again, you might be giving the crook too much credit.

From a story on the website of a Boston television station:

A New York man was arrested at the Coachella music festival in Southern California after he was found with more than 100 stolen cellphones, according to Indio police.

During the concert festival on Friday, several people noticed their phones were missing and immediately activated the "Find My Phone" feature on their mobile devices.

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