Concealing their id with masks, over 20 youngsters entered the Apple Retailer within the US State of Philadelphia on Tuesday with an intention to steal as many iPhones and iPads as attainable. Over on the show have been the model new iPhone 15s amongst different Apple merchandise that the juveniles tried to steal. Nonetheless, they ended up being caught by the Philadelphia Police quickly after.
Are you able to consider that is Philadelphia, USA?? Looters hit a number of shops & focused the Apple Retailer for the iPhone 15 Professional Max & extra. Cops lastly stepped in to cease the loot #Philadelphia pic.twitter.com/aHOmfmLBcd
— Rosy (@rose_k01) September 27, 2023
As per studies, a gaggle of 15 to twenty masked youngsters ambushed totally different shops together with Lululemon, Footlocker, and the Apple Retailer on Tuesday. Police took word of the motion and rushed to the sight instantly. It was on the Apple Retailer, the place the cops have been in a position to catch the younger looters.
A number of movies of the incident on social media reveal the mass gathering of those teenagers contained in the Apple Retailer, whereas the onlookers have been busy recording them. The ads of the model new iPhone 15 are seen inside the shop making us assume that the looters tried stealing the brand new iPhone fashions.
A US-based publication has revealed that the looters deserted the stolen merchandise ultimately as a consequence of their anti-theft options.
Posts on X (previously Twitter) are stuffed with movies of the incident. Whereas not the primary, this incident sparked social media frenzy.
Final week, one other incident came about in India. Though not of theft, this one was essential because the clients thrashed the shop workers over delayed iPhone 15 supply.
At a Croma retailer in Delhi, two clients went to get the supply of their brand-new iPhone 15. Nonetheless, upon reaching the shop they have been reportedly informed that the shop wasn’t in a position to handle the telephone on time they usually might need to attend. Then, the 2 males shoved the shop workers and began beating him, whereas the onlookers tried to resolve the matter.
Some studies stated that the shop was forcing the purchasers to purchase Apple Care+ and equipment, and that’s why the tussle.