Man Steals iPhone From Boca Raton McDonald's, Is Tracked By GPS

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Police tell us that an iPhone saved itself from a possible life of crime. The iPhone, wearing a black and red case, was removed from the front counter of McDonald’s at 2911 Clint Moore Road. Turns out the phone belonged to the manager who looked at surveillance video to determine that it really was stolen. Upon seeing the theft on tape, the manager apparently logged on to a computer and tracked the phone using Apple’s (NYSE:AAPL) iCloud tracking software.

Sure enough, it led police to the “Banyans at Broken Sound.”

Once on the property, Police located suspect Wilfred Smith, Jr., who was identified by the manager as the person who took the phone. The iPhone was returned. The manager decided not to press charges.

 

 

----------------------------------------LYFT PROMO CODE--------------------------------------
Use our Lyft promo code BNN123 for substantial discounts for your first Lyft rides. Enter the code in your app, or just click here.

---------------------------ABOUT BOCANEWSNOW.COM-----------------------

BocaNewsNow.com is the leading hyper-local news website based in and serving Boca Raton, Florida and South Palm Beach County. Our pages have been visited millions of times over our five year history of reporting, providing opinion and snark.

This is not a "mug shot" website. Arrest reports and mugshots are provided by law enforcement officials under Florida Statute. While we review all requests for removal, we are not obligated to remove reports that are a part of the public record.

When removal is appropriate, we do so at no charge. We do not accept payment for mugshot or arrest report deletion.

We remind our readers that an arrest is an accusation. Guilt or innocence is determined in a court of law. Email us at news (at) bocanewsnow.com or telephone 561-419-9520.

All Content Copyright © 2017 MetroDesk Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved.