Officers with the 21 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau in Mississauga ON Canada, are on the lookout for 2,700 stolen BlackBerry Torch 9810 smartphones. The 9810s, stolen from a warehouse, are estimated to be worth $1.1 million CA.
The heist occurred between August 19th, and August 20th, and suspect identity's are unknown at this time. Packaged on three shipping skids, the Torch 9810s are described as being 900 white, and 1800 grey smartphones.
IMEI and PIN numbers for the stolen devices have been recorded, and authorities would like to warn the public that being found in possession of a stolen smartphone is a criminal offense.
Anyone with information on this matter is asked to contact the 21 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau, at (905) 453-2121, ext. 2133. Information can also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca.