Teens Steal Over $13K In iPhones From Natick Apple Store In ‘Flash Mob’ Robbery

NATICK (CBS) — A group of thieves stole over $13,000 in iPhones from the Apple store in the Natick Mall in a “flash mob” robbery.

Natick Police Lt. Cara Rossi said a group of seven teens were only in the store for less than one minute, but were able to steal 19 phones.

In the video, the thieves can be seen cutting the security cords that tethered the iPhones to their displays all at the same time.

They fled the mall on foot, and police were unable to find them.

Lt. Rossi said both male and female thieves were involved, and that they all wore hoodies and hats to help conceal their identities.

Police said they were working with mall security to try to find footage of the group entering or exiting the mall.

Natick Police said they believed the thieves may be connected to a similar theft that took place in Hingham in September.

In that case, a group of 10 to 12 thieves in hoodies stole 22 iPhones from an Apple store, then fled in a Ford Taurus that had its plates covered.

Police asked anyone with information about the theft to contact them.

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  1. RTC says:

    As long as the store knows the IMEI for each phone it can be tracked and prohibited from connecting to a carrier. Apple should even be able to remotely lock (brick) each device.

  2. Bob Gold says:

    This is why store owners need fully automatic weapons.

  3. Jethro says:

    Excuse me but isn’t the term “teens” considered racist?

  4. Justa Guynamedjoe says:

    Look at all dem hoods in hoodies!

    But, you knew without even looking…right?

  5. John Oakman says:

    Couldn’t happen to a better leftie DimoRat company. Luv it !!!

  6. White flash mobs used to break out in spontaneous dance.

    Non-white flash mobs….not so much.

  7. Greg Jones says:

    One or two of them will tell someone and that will be all she wrote. BUSTED!!

  8. Joe E in the IE says:

    Oh, look, it’s the faculty and dean of African-American Studies!

  9. Tom Robbins says:

    More Trump followers creating havoc!

  10. Porky Pug says:

    “Teens” – right Mormons or Amish, no doubt.

  11. Entitlement run amok.

  12. ralph martin says:

    Racist cctv is racist.

  13. Marty says:

    I guess if I noticed that all of these “teens” were black is going to be a racist statement. I guess if I noticed that the teens were stealing what didn’t belong to them, I am being a Privildged white person, and that I don’t have any empathy for those less priveldged. I guess I am not progressive enough when I think that these boys need to be caught and punished. Their parents need to be checked out too, to see if there are any, and then if they have raised these young men or not. It is a mess, but it has to stop.

  14. Skippy says:

    Don’t get between a vibrant teen and its sail foam.

  15. Aleric says:

    Large group of BLACK TEENS descend on store to steal. Want to bet all of them have parents living on welfare and they rarely attend school while the Liberal government ignores the problem.

  16. Mark Born says:

    knew before I clicked on the link who was involved….BLM? nope.

  17. Jamesben says:

    I’m >shocked< that black yutes are involved, shocked!

    Oh ya, I'm not.

  18. RobinHoodie says:

    I wish the press would stop hiding behind the label “teens” and call this THUGS out for who they obviously are — CANADIANS!

  19. Craig says:

    More whites up to no good again I see. .

  20. Ed Pope says:

    Not teens! Them be BLM peace lovers. Guess dem Obama phones werent good nuf. DIDNT Even need to we the pictures the pictures

  21. “Teens Steal Over $13K In iPhones From Natick Apple Store In ‘Flash Mob’ Robbery”

    Yeah, that’s what I noticed that they had in common. They’re all teens. Teens must be bad.

  22. Tom Ray says:

    So “Teens” is the new Liberal press “Code word” for young Black thugs today.

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