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iPOD THEFT: Thief Allegedly Uploads Pictures To Victim’s Facebook

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Iowa City police say a technically inept burglar took them right to his front door via Facebook.

An Iowa City man reported his iPod stolen from his home in early July.

In mid-August, the burglary victim contacted police about some strange activity on his Facebook page.

Police say the thief was using the stolen iPod to upload photos to Facebook. However, he was uploading them to his victim’s page not his own.

Police identified the thief in the photos as 19-year-old Ladarrel Jones and took him into custody last week.

Jones has been charged with misdemeanor theft.