Smartphone thief uses the phone's camera to out himself on victim's Facebook page

Smartphone thief uses the phone's camera to out himself on victim's Facebook page
Walking in the Bronx in the middle of the night is not a good idea, as one 27 year unidentified woman found out when she became the victim of a crime that is all too common these days in the Big Apple. A thief wearing a blue hat, blue sneakers and an orange jacket ripped off her smartphone on March 2 near East Tremont Avenue and the Grand Concourse at around 3:00 a.m.

Imagine the unnamed victim's surprise when she checked her Facebook page and found the picture of the thief, blowing out smoke after taking a hit of marijuana. What the dope-y criminal didn't know was that the victim had set up her phone to send all of her snapshots directly to her Facebook wall. And while the guy is still free at the moment, it probably won't be too long before he is cuffed and taken away by one of New York's Finest.

source: NewYorkPost via CNET

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23 Comments

1. N-fanboy

Posts: 543; Member since: Jan 12, 2013

LOLMAO

2. WakaFlakaD

Posts: 576; Member since: Apr 30, 2011

Of course he would be...

3. Jasonhunterx

Posts: 111; Member since: Jul 20, 2011

I'm black myself can I make a "racist" comment?

4. simplyj

Posts: 406; Member since: Dec 23, 2009

Do it

5. smallworld

Posts: 517; Member since: Jul 13, 2012

Don't.

29. Azure01

Posts: 127; Member since: Aug 16, 2011

Im willing to bet you that guy is not even black, possibly dominican.

36. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

Do what you want.

7. ajac09

Posts: 1482; Member since: Sep 30, 2009

Snoop lion strikes again

8. Enough-Is-Never-Enough

Posts: 14; Member since: Nov 06, 2011

Dumb, dumb, dumb...... Did I forget to mention how dumb he was????????

9. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

Smart woman-Stupid thief! Either the phone's smarter than the thief...or the thief is stoned cold! If you have to be a thief, know what stuff you're trying to stealing!

14. roscuthiii

Posts: 2383; Member since: Jul 18, 2010

Not that smart... walking around alone at 3:00 a.m.

10. N-fanboy

Posts: 543; Member since: Jan 12, 2013

Give the guy a break, he was high for goodness sakes...

17. gesslar

Posts: 2; Member since: Mar 09, 2013

Oh God, ^^ this.

20. gmracer1

Posts: 646; Member since: Dec 28, 2012

Say that after someone does the same thing to you. 1d10t.

11. poorblackman

Posts: 1; Member since: Mar 09, 2013

Call this man "Robbin Hood" stealing from the rich and giving to... um ... himself. You are the reason why people hate us

16. fanboy1974

Posts: 1345; Member since: Nov 12, 2011

I found a 3G ipad in the crapper about a month ago at the school my son was wrestling at. Very first thing I did was take it to a school employee. A crappy ipad is not worth going to jail over. No such thing as finders keepers with electronic gadgets that have cameras and gps. But if it was $100 cash with "no" wallet then it's mine. If it had a wallet then it's going to the owner.

26. GoBears

Posts: 456; Member since: Apr 27, 2012

I would've just wiped my a$$ with it.

28. HDShatter

Posts: 1021; Member since: Jan 17, 2013

Hepatitis is not fun should of left it.

22. scsa852k

Posts: 331; Member since: Oct 16, 2012

Why the hell didn't he reset the device and unlo..... Oh well, what am I expecting.

27. Droid773

Posts: 49; Member since: Dec 22, 2012

Because they dont know its a SMARTPHONE.

33. israinwet

Posts: 47; Member since: Nov 29, 2012

Reminds me of what Cerberus can do....but then he took the picture himself -___-)

37. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

BUSTED!

39. jtl78

Posts: 31; Member since: Nov 19, 2012

Man! I got two good shots of an idiot and 1 shot of the interior of the damn guy that took my cell phone! How could I post him online like this??

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