ATM Wireless store on Glenoaks Blvd. was broken into and dozens of smartphones, including Apple iPhone 5S and Samsung Galaxy S4 brands, were taken in the early morning hours on Wednesday, January 15. Burbank Police responded to an alarm from the store at 4:46 a.m. and discovered the security bars covering a window in the back of the business had been pried away and the window smashed, according to Sgt. Darin Ryburn of the Burbank Police Department.
Police officers called the owner to the scene and he determined that between 30 to 45 smartphones were taken from the rear storage area of the store. The phones retail for approximately $250 each and the projected loss is between $7500 and $11,250.
The owner and Burbank Police are reviewing security video from the ATM Wireless store, located at 400 N. Glenoaks Blvd., at E. Magnolia Boulevard. “It anyone in the area at that time of the burglary heard or saw something, please call the Burbank Police at 818-238-3210,” commented Ryburn.