BROKEN ARROW, Okla. — A tracking device tucked into an empty cellphone box led police right to a pair of suspects accused of stealing it from a Broken Arrow Walmart.
Police said brothers Sammy and Christopher Lee walked out of a Walmart store with Beats headphones, an Xbox, speaker and an iPhone box. It amounted to over a thousand dollars in stolen merchandise.
One of the men worked on gathering the items while the other tried to distract employees, investigators said.
Police later received an alarm call from a company that monitors security for Walmart. The GPS information from the tracker was used to locate what was taken.
Not only did the iPhone box have a tracker in it, there was never a phone in the first place. Just a note that said, “hold for customer.”
Once the brothers arrived home, police were not too far behind.
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