JFK Worker Busted for $1.9 Million iPad Mini Heist

Posted November 17, 2012 at 7:47pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 17755 views

Renel Rene Richardson, a worker at JFK airport, has reportedly been arrested by federal agents for the heist of $1.9 million worth of iPad minis, according to the NYP.

Court documents reveal that agents nabbed Richardson due to suspicious inquires he made to co-workers about the shipment and the location of forklifts.

Richardson allegedly acted as a lookout, according to court papers. The other, unidentified criminals loaded two pallets of the tablet computers onto a truck, and drove away after another worker confronted them, sources said.

After being arrested by the FBI, Richardson reportedly accompanied detectives on Wednesday night as they searched for the truck in Long Island.

It's unclear if any of the stolen iPads have been recovered.

Read More




Share
Add Comment
Thief Cook - November 18, 2012 at 4:04pm
Insider job from Apple itself to keep ipad mini on demand and high price. No suspects at this time? No video recorded? What else can you do when you are going to run out of business soon? Claim insurance!!!
Smarts - November 18, 2012 at 7:29pm
What a MORON!!
Tim Cook - November 18, 2012 at 7:34pm
Bitch Please, we have more cash flow then the united state government. Losing the 1.5-1.9$ million dollar shipment to keep it on demand? Are you serious? It's probably those damn Asians (Samung) stealing our shit again.
Tim Cook Is Racist AND Stupid - November 19, 2012 at 1:39am
Hey asshat, if you have so much money, please use it to get some proper education MORON. No sense in bragging about all of your resources then failing on your spelling and capitalization. The US only has one state? What company is Samung? Jeez... I could hardly call someone named Renel Rene Richardson Asian. Report your common sense as stolen, although stolen implies you had it to begin with. Start with simple sentences, then maybe after several years, you can participate in adult talk.
Dirka - November 19, 2012 at 2:36am
You are an oblivious,ignorant ra-tard.
Lumia1000 - November 18, 2012 at 5:46am
That is the reason it is out of stock. But not sold!! Bastard Apple!
Thoughtful - November 18, 2012 at 4:26am
Every other website is saying 1.5 mil and iclarified is .4 mil ahead.
odedo1 - November 18, 2012 at 4:21am
last time they hijacked a whole truck on its way to AT$T and it was over seas the same day and nobody got busted.
They see me trollin' - November 18, 2012 at 3:11am
Too bad no one told him the iPad mini was an over priced piece of shit!
Thoughtful - November 18, 2012 at 4:28am
U also sound piece of shit.
They see me trollin' - November 18, 2012 at 5:46am
WTF are you talking about. Your grammar sucks. Idiot.
Smarts - November 18, 2012 at 7:31pm
So does your's freaktard!
6 More Comments
Follow iClarified
Microsoft SNIPP3T App Now Lets You Tag Images With Your Own Messages
Microsoft has updated its SNIPP3T celebrity n...
AnyDrop 3 Tweak Lets You AirDrop Any File Using iOS 8
AnyDrop 3 is a new version of the file sharin...
DockPhone Lets You Easily Make Phone Calls From Your Mac
DockPhone is a Mac application that lets you ...
T-Mobile to Pay $90 Million to Settle FCC Investigation Over Unauthorized Third-Party Charges
Continuity Activation Tool Now Works on Older Macs via Bluetooth 4.0 Dongles