Teen steals iPhone, incriminates himself with e-mailed picture

Teen steals iPhone, incriminates himself with e-mailed picture
This could only happen in New York City. 29 year old Sayaka Fukuda was standing on the platform for the N train at 4:30 am one day last month, holding her iPhone and her purse. 18 year old Daquan Mathis and an accomplice grabbed both from her and after a struggle, threw the purse onto a train and got on it with both the purse and the handset. She figured that would be the last she would see of her touchscreen and her purse, but when she got home she put a call in to the police. Fukuda turned on her PC and was shocked to see that her mugger had emailed a picture of himself (on the right) to his own email account using her phone, and a copy of the photo was sitting right in her outbox file. After passing the picture on to the cops, Fukuda sent off an email to Mathis, telling him that she had given the picture to the police and that he should expect to get busted at any moment. He responded with a threat to her life. It turns out that the authorities had a mug shot of Mathis on file and he was soon led away in handcuffs. He confessed to other robberies including the snatching of an Apple iPod. Is this what happens when fanboys go bad?
Teen steals iPhone, incriminates himself with e-mailed picture


source: NY Post via Phonedog

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14 Comments

1. Jyakotu

Posts: 867; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

Wow, he just had to be black right (yes, I'm black too). "Criminals" are so dumb these days.

2. LGVX1993

Posts: 260; Member since: Jan 27, 2009

lmao i feel the same way lol

3. snakemann

Posts: 50; Member since: Apr 17, 2008

ROTFLMAO!!!! Damn is much as we try to get out of the lime light, we always find some stupid stunt to put us back! (yes, I'm black as well)

11. attsucks

Posts: 139; Member since: Mar 24, 2009

U will never be out of the lime light. So sorry.

14. Luis Vera unregistered

Hi nothing to do with black because there are countries where there are no black people whatsoever and they also have criminals too. This guy is just a criminal period.

4. The Godfather unregistered

this is news worthy because it was an i phone used. therefor it is breaking news. this site is so lame.

5. gba2000

Posts: 49; Member since: Dec 28, 2008

And yet you keep coming........

7. *HOVA*

Posts: 564; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

Yea it wouldn't be an iPhone or Storm thread without a comment from Godfather*.

10. vzw fanman

Posts: 1977; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

hahah i find godfather funny.

12. T-Money3000 unregistered

I agree... i used to agree with godfather but lately he's been off his game.

6. The Doc

Posts: 122; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

Not Necesarily breaking news but story is funny as hell! I ain't black but is it wrong that when I read the headline, I assumed it would be a black person? And I ain't racist. Just easily influenced by media! hahaha! I love BLACK PEOPLE!

8. YouLostTheGame

Posts: 441; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

I see that red, seemingly "webbed" printed artifact in the bottom left corner. Was that retarded criminal wearing a Spider-Man mask by any chance? I guess you're never too old to be a fan of "Spidey"!

9. Slayor721

Posts: 43; Member since: Dec 27, 2008

hehe. lol

13. belve14

Posts: 113; Member since: Mar 31, 2009

This dude as well as this article is retarded...

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