Police looking for Best Buy Mobile store burglars

Burglars steal $120,000 from two Best Buy Mobile stores in Fort Lauderdale


FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – The Fort Lauderdale Police Department is investigating a pair of burglaries at Best Buy Mobile stores.

The first burglary happened on April 22 at 2350 North Federal Highway. The second burglary happened on July 3 at 1489 Southeast 17th Street.

During the first burglary, the robbers entered the store by cutting a hole in the roof, police said. They stole $30,000 worth of electronics.

In the second burglary, the robbers entered the store by smashing a hole in the wall of the neighboring business. Police said the robbers stole $90,000 worth of electronic devices.

Detectives believe these burglaries are linked to similar incidents in the city of Largo.

Anyone with information on the burglaries is asked to call police at 954-828-5914 or 954-828-5560.