Of course, we know that most burglars are the smartest, but take a look at some of the dumbest home burglaries in America!
Outsmarted by a Smartphone
A burglar broke into a Kansas City home, stealing a number of valuables, including the owner’s smartphone. He then thought it would be a good idea to use that same phone to attempt to make a call to phone sex hotline. But this burglar, not being too bright, ended up somehow taking several pictures of himself which the owner was able to see on another device. The criminal wasn’t hard to find these same pictures ended up on the evening news.
Johnathan Parker decided to break into a home to snag a few diamond rings and other valuables. He also had the bright idea of checking his Facebook account on the homeowner’s computer, which he left! After getting away with the stolen goods, the homeowner returned and turned on his computer to discover someone named Johnathan Parker was still logged in. After discovering a few other items missing, he called the police and Parker wasn’t hard to find soon after.
A career criminal, Andrew Bawden was actually on his way home after just being bailed out for a number of other burglaries decided it would be a good idea to do a couple more, just for good measure of course. He may have gotten away with it if it hadn’t been for him being so careless. At the scene of the buglary, Bawden’s sheet that had a list of his previous charges along with the DVD of his interview with the police was found. It wasn’t long before Bawden was picked up and booked, yet again.
So as you can see, most burglars aren’t the brightest bulbs in the box. But still and all, you want to make sure that your home remains safe from any and all home intruders and this is where a reliable home security system comes into play. Contact MONI Smart Security Source today to ensure the safety of your home and valuables. Dial 866.364.5184 to speak with us today!