The Week in Electronics Retail Crime
The $64,000 Theft
A former employee at a Schaefer’s Electronics store in Nebraska has been arrested for stealing more than $64,000 worth of products from the store over the course of two years. According to the Kolnkgin.com Web site the employee, Thomas Huff, stole televisions, audio equipment and appliances between 2006 and this year; Huff was charged with theft by deception. He is also accused of trading products he stole from the store for personal services, such as electrical work and gym memberships.
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