AL – There is a scammer or scammers downtown Kingston and they’re after your iPhones. Here is a rundown of the scam.
1. This person steals your iPhone while you’re not looking.
2. Then they are brazen enough to approach you and offer to help you find your missing device but they need your Apple ID info so they can use their phone to track it down.
3. Once they get your ID info they take off and reset your device for resale.
Between last Friday and Saturday 9 iPhones were stolen from different bars downtown and it looks like this person or persons are not going to stop. Make sure you keep your eyes on your smart phones and if you do lose it be very skeptical of helpful strangers that start appearing out of no where.