The Week in Electronics Retail Crime
In the other incident, two female suspects, who had a baby with them, stole Blu-ray discs and other items by placing them in diaper bag. They later returned to the store the same day and attempted a similar theft, but were caught when customers in the parking lot noticed suspicious activity.
Computer Stolen From Walmart
Police in South Carolina are searching for the man who stole an $850 HP Pavilion computer from a Walmart in Newberry, S.C. According to TV station WLTX, police described the suspect as "heavy set" and wearing a T-shirt and shorts; he was said to have gotten away in a gray Dodge pickup truck.
Electronics Truck Hijacking Foiled in Canada
A truck full of Sharp Electronics was stolen by carjackers in Ontario last week- but they didn't make it far. According to the Mississauga News, two armed carjackers attempted to steal the trailer and forced the driver out of the drivers' seat, but smashed into a hydro pole. The suspects then fled in the car they'd arrived in, and remain at large.