Selfie leads to Newcastle burglary arrests
- 4 April 2014
- From the section Tyne & Wear
Three teenagers have been arrested after a selfie photograph allegedly taken on a stolen mobile phone uploaded to a storage area.
Police said electronic devices were taken during the break-in at the World Headquarters offices in Carliol Square, Newcastle, early on 8 March.
An image allegedly taken on a stolen phone later appeared on an i-Cloud.
Three 18-year-olds - two men and a woman - were arrested on suspicion of burglary and have been bailed.