Apple iPad thief identified by selfie

Photo, taken in Venice, could be accessed remotely using iCloud

(ANSA) - Milan, April 22 - Police in Milan have busted an Apple iPad thief after he used the device to take photos of himself without realising they could be accessed remotely, media reported on Tuesday.
    The rightful owner, 52, turned to police after finding photographs taken by the thief during a family holiday in Venice in a folder on his mobile phone thanks to the application iCloud. The images included a selfie of a man who police were able to identify as Luigi G, a renowned local thief. The culprit subsequently returned the iPad, stolen at the end of March, and has been reported for possession of stolen goods.


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