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Tech Savvy 8-Year-Old Uses iPad To Catch Burglar

Family Life - Kids

iPad photo - PadGadgetA tech-savvy 8-year-old has helped to crack at least two burglaries in Tennessee and led police right to the suspect’s door.

A thief broke into the Crabtree family’s home earlier this month, stealing two iPads, a computer and other electronics. The family never expected to see their belongings again.

But a light bulb went off in 8-year-old Landon Crabtree’s head.

He had installed a tracking app for helping to find a misplaced iPad.

(READ the full story in the Tennessean)

Photo credit: (cropped)

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