Cybersecurity

Hello, 911? I Stole a Phone and the Victim is Running After Me

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When a 20-year-old woman called police to complain about a man following her, cops arrived to find her, a mauled man, a phone-shaped lump on the woman and crack, Komo News reports.

The woman told authorities the man woke her up while she was taking a nap on a bus, accused her of stealing his cellphone and attacked her as she ran from the bus.

The man’s story was a bit different.

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