Man Charged With Stealing Tracking Device
Man Is Arrested and Charged With Stealing Computerized Tracking
Device; Cops Turned on Device to Find Him
The Associated Press
JANESVILLE, Wis. Sept. 1
To track down this alleged thief, all police had to do was flick on a
A 40-year-old man was arrested Wednesday and charged with stealing a
computerized tracking device that uses a global positioning system to
keep track of jail prisoners on home detention.
"He apparently didn't know what he had because he would be awfully
stupid to steal a tracking device," said correctional officer Thomas
Roth, who runs the home detention program at the Rock County Jail.