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Calif. thieves steal $35K Apple products in brazen daylight robbery

A pair of thieves made off with $35,000 of Apple merchandise in a brazen daylight robbery in entrance of scared clients and retailer staff in Palo Alto, Calif. on Black Friday.

Video exhibits the seemingly unarmed duo yanking a number of iPhones and laptops from show tables and pushing previous clients — however largely not being stopped or challenged by clients or workers in the busy retailer.

During the crime, an Apple worker heard one of many thieves threaten violence in opposition to anybody who tried to cease them Acting Police Captain James Reifschneider advised Palo Alto Online, including the incident was reported Nov. 25 at 4:17 p.m.

Video allegedly taken through the robbery has circulated on-line, displaying the 2 robbers with their faces principally lined strolling from desk to desk and stuff gadgets into their baggage.

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The Palo Alto Apple retailer was robbed on Nov. 25, one of many busiest purchasing days of the year.
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Store workers will be seen ushering clients away from the incident, and somebody will be heard telling individuals to again up.

One individual will be heard in the video saying, “Yo, should we stop them?”

According to police, that risk of violence elevates the crime from a housebreaking shoplift to a robbery. No weapons have been seen and nobody was injured through the incident.

The robbers fled the shop in a pink Mazda3 hatchback and have been noticed by a safety guard who noticed them touring north on U.S. Highway 101.

Police are still searching for the two men involved in the robbery, who they believe were either in their late teens or early 20s.
Police are nonetheless trying to find the 2 males concerned in the robbery, who they consider have been both in their late teenagers or early 20s.
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Police haven’t made any arrests, however say they’re in search of two black males both in their late teenagers or early 20s.

One of the suspects was sporting a blue hoodie and black pants whereas the opposite was sporting a grey hoodie and blue denims. In the video, each will be seen carrying backpacks as they yank gadgets off their show on the retailer.

In 2018 the identical retailer was robbed twice inside 24 hours with thieves heisting over $100,000 in merchadise, and in 2016 burglars smashed a rented automobile by means of the shop’s entrance and made off with 1000’s of {dollars} value of merchandise.

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