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News - February 24, 2023

Retail theft ring smashed after statewide attacks on Apple stores

Prosecutors identify about $1M in stolen merchandise, including items stolen from Palo Alto

by Sue Dremann

A criminal complaint indicates that thefts from the downtown Palo Alto Apple store that occurred last summer were part of a series of brazen thefts at Apple stores throughout the state that resulted in a loss of about $1 million in merchandise. Eight people have now been linked to the thefts.

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