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Thief finds couple's cell phone during Easter egg hunt

(Source: KAIT-TV) (Source: KAIT-TV)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

While their child hunted for Easter eggs, a couple told Jonesboro police someone hunted through their belongings.

A 21-year-old man reported Monday he and his wife had taken their child Saturday to an Easter egg hunt at Trinity Church, 701 E. Highland.

While the family walked around, looking for eggs, he said someone stole his wife’s HTC One M8 cell phone she had left in their child’s stroller.

He said the cell phone was worth $900.

The victim told police he called the phone and someone answered but did not speak.

A short time later he called the phone again and found that someone had changed the voicemail message.

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