Sneaky iPhone Thefts and Scams Reported to Police15-36601, 15-36625, 15-36777
Kingston Police has taken at least three concerning reports from women over the weekend who are stating a male, who may be the same suspect in each instance, is stealing their phones but then tricking them into providing their Apple ID information.
Apple has made it more difficult for thieves to resell stolen iPhones as the device cannot be reset without the owner’s Apple ID via their email address and password. What the suspect has done in these cases is stolen their phone at “The Ale House,” a licensed establishment in the entertainment district near Princess Street and
Police Seek Information and Witnesses to Montreal St. Home Invasion
Police are asking anyone with information on a violent home invasion robbery early Saturday morning to come forward.
At approximately 1:00a.m. Saturday, occupants of a home in the 1100 block of Montreal Street were awoken by three male suspects forcing entry to the home. The suspects, all with their faces covered, proceeded to assault the victims, using blunt objects. The suspects demanded cash and valuables from their victims.
The victims fortunately sustained only minor injuries. Police do not believe that this was a random attack.
Investigators are confident that there are people