diTii.com Digital News Hub

Sign up with your email address to be the first to know about latest news and more.

I agree to have my personal information transfered to MailChimp (more information)


Thieves Steal $1.9M Worth of Microsoft Xbox 360 Consoles

Around $1.9M USD worth of Microsoft Xbox 360 game consoles have been stolen from a U.K. depot center located in Lichfield, Staffordshire, England.  An initial shipment of consoles worth $1.4M  USD was stolen from a depot center.  Police later revealed that there was another theft on Thursday morning after two vehicles flagged down a truck that was carrying around $500,000 worth of Xbox consoles. 

According to U.K. police, At least three men, believed to be driving a Range Rover and Rover Saloon, were involved with the truck jacking.  Police have successfully recovered the stolen truck.  An investigation is underway to see if the two thefts are related. 

Police believe the consoles are being stolen so that they can be sold on the black market for the Christmas holiday shopping season.  The Xbox 360 retails from $386 to $579 in the UK and is a top choice for consumers, according to The Times of London.

Dailytech | bink

Thieves Steal, $1.9M, Worth of Microsoft Xbox 360 Consoles

Share This Story, Choose Your Platform!

Get Latest News

Subscribe to Digital News Hub

Get our daily newsletter about the latest news in the industry.
First Name
Last Name
Email address
Secure and Spam free...