A 16-year-old teenager was arrested on Sunday for a burglary in Rouen (Seine-Maritime), reports Paris Normandy. Inexperienced, he made a rookie mistake…
An abandoned phone
It is in the middle of the night from Saturday to Sunday that the teenager commits his burglary – he steals hi-fi equipment and a computer, mainly -. In the accommodation visited, a man was awakened by noises coming from his living room, continue our colleagues.
Disturbed in his operation, the thief then fled up the stairs, dropping some of the things stolen. This is where the owner finds an abandoned cell phone… which does not belong to him.
The young man probably noticed it quickly. Knowing he was wanted, he went himself to the police station before being taken into custody.