Blowtorch burglars break into Target store, steal iPhones

EASTON, Mass. (WPRI) — During the holiday season, the spike in break-ins and robberies is a common occurrence. But not often does that include the use of a blowtorch!

Easton police are looking for two suspects who broke into a Target store stealing thousands of dollars worth of electronics around 6 a.m. Saturday.

According to the Enterprise of Brockton, the burglars broke in using an acetylene blowtorch through a metal garage door in the rear loading zone of the facility.

The suspects reportedly never set off an alarm, making off with about a total of 80 iPhones and iPads, according to police.

The suspects are only being described as wearing all black. Police are still reviewing surveillance video.

No arrests have been made.

 Anyone with information can contact Easton detectives at 508-230-3322.

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