HINGHAM (CBS) – A group of about a dozen teens simultaneously stole 22 phones from an Apple Store in Hingham Monday evening, police said.
Authorities are calling this an “organized retail theft.” Police said there were about 10 to 12 thieves, described as black teen males who were all wearing sweatshirts with hoods on.READ MORE: 72-Year-Old Woman Stabbed At Hamilton Home By Person Who Knew Her
Some of the culprits fled the scene in a white car, possibly a Ford Taurus, that had its plate covered, according to police.READ MORE: Pastrnak's Power-Play Goal Lifts Bruins Over Jets 3-2
The theft took place at 5:40 p.m. No surveillance video has been released yet.MORE NEWS: Man Shot At South Shore Plaza In Braintree; Police Say Scene Is Secured, But Suspect Not In Custody
The value of the stolen phones is estimated at over $14,000.