Police: Thief steals $30K worth of iPhones, iPads from store
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- A thief made off with more than $30,000 worth of phones and iPads from a Verizon store in Ponte Vedra Beach.
The burglar used a sledgehammer to smash his way into a Verizon store on Fairfield Boulevard at 4 a.m.
The thief stole two demo phones from the front of the store before ransacking a room full of phones in the back.
The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office says the thief stole 44 iPhones and 4 iPads.
The thief wore long red shorts and a white T-shirt. He's between 5 feet 9 inches and 6 feet 2 inches tall. He tried to hide his face with a black sweatshirt over his head.
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