Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Police are investigating a report of an iPhone and guitars valued at $1,600 stolen from one Ellisville residence.
(For instant news updates follow Patch on Facebook and Twitter.) This information was supplied by the Ellisville Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction where an arrest was made. Larceny: Police stated that between 11:30 p.m. on Feb. 15 and 2:00 a.m. Feb. 16, two acoustic guitars and an iPhone 4 were stolen from a residence in the 200 block of Greiner Court. The stolen items are valued at $1,600, according to investigators. RELATED ARTICLES:
Friday, January 11, 2013
Consumer Reports thinks so, apparently. Do you agree that Apple is slipping behind its rivals in the smartphone market?
A recent issue of Consumer Reports that ranked the top smartphones in the U.S. placed the iPhone 5 behind its rivals among many carriers and it didn't even crack the top three for Verizon. Business Insider picked up on the magazine's story and speculated that while the iPhone has been a "mind-boggling" success for the past five years, other smartphone makers are starting to catch up, pointing to the success of the Samsung Galaxy S3 among others. The worry is that Apple will soon be eclipsed as the already hyper-competitive and ridiculous lucrative smartphone market continues to heat up. Of course, slipping from complete dominance to near-dominance isn't entirely bad, plus rumors are already swirling that the software giant is prepping to…
Friday, October 19, 2012
Manchester police report one arrest for disorderly conduct and a number of recent iPhone thefts at Parkway South High School.
The following information was supplied by the Manchester Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction where an arrest was made. Oct 4: 800 block Hanna Road Disorderly Conduct: One person was arrested and booked for disorderly conduct. Police stated they were called because he was "disturbing the peace." Oct. 5: 800 block Hanna Road Stealing:Two students were arrested for allegedly stealing iPods from other students. Oct. 8: 800 block Hanna Road Stealing: A female reported her iPhone stolen after she left it unattended for 90 minutes near the front doors of the school. Oct. 9: 800 block Hanna Road Stealing: An iPod was reported stolen from an unlocked room during marching band practice. Oct. 9: 800 block Hanna Road Stealing: An …
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Police said felony stealing charges were issued on all five subjects.
A group who described themselves to police as a family of "gypsies" have been charged with felony stealing following the theft Tuesday of about 30 iPhones from a Ballwin phone dealership, police said. James Konstantinov, 48; Biserka Dobobrov, 48; Zvinko Konstantinov, 29; Michael Dobobrov, 27; and Zvanko Dobobrov, 18 all face felony stealing stealing charges and were being held at the St. Louis County Jail on Wednesday. Each is being held on $75,000 bond, police said. Police said the theft occurred Tuesday morning when three people entered the store located at 15575 Manchester Road posing as customers. Two of the customers distracted store employees while the third entered the business's back area, filled a garbage bag with the iPhones then…
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Ballwin police said the suspects may have been involved in a similar incident that occurred late Monday.
A family of self-proclaimed gypsies were arrested Tuesday after allegedly stealing dozens of iPhones from a Ballwin cell phone dealer. Police said the theft occurred around 10:15 a.m. at the AT&T phone dealership at 15575 Manchester Road, where a total of 30 iPhones were stolen, a store representative reported. The theft occurred when three people entered the store posing as customers, police said, with two of the customers distracting store employees while the third entered the business's back area, filled a garbage bag with the iPhones then ran out of the store. "It was basically glorified shoplifting," Ballwin Police Sgt. Jim Heldmann said. Employees told police that the subjects then fled in a silver minivan containing five people. A …
Monday, December 26, 2011
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