The Week in Electronics Retail Crime
Chicago Warehouse is Robbed
A warehouse in the Chicago suburbs was robbed of $500,000 in merchandise, including over $300,000 in electronics, the Chicago Sun Times reported. No suspect is yet in custody.
Women Arrested For Robbing Walmart
Two women in Ohio were arrested and charged with theft after police said they stole an air conditioner and other items from multiple area Walmarts. According to the Advertiser-Tribune newspaper, the women were caught in the act when their car, which had been used in previous thefts, was recognized in the store's parking lot.