In aprile 4, Jerrica Moore della Georgia si è fermata in un parcheggio ed è uscita brevemente dal suo veicolo, Jerrica Moore della Georgia si è fermata in un parcheggio ed è uscita brevemente dal suo veicolo, Jerrica Moore della Georgia si è fermata in un parcheggio ed è uscita brevemente dal suo veicolo (APD).
Moore had used the iPhone tracking feature to help lead authorities to her car after it had been stolen while her son was inside. The Find My app gives users the ability to locate Apple devices.
On Facebook, the APD shared how a man jumped into the car and sped off with the child still inside.
“Officers immediately responded to the scene and began their preliminary investigation,” police wrote on Facebook. “SM. Moore was able to track her son’s iPhone using ‘my location’ and relay real time tracking information to officers. Atlanta Police with the assistance of Georgia State Patrol (GSP), Fulton County PD and the Fulton County Sheriff’s responded and used the tracking information to work at locating the vehicle.”
Il post continua, “An Atlanta officer was able to spot the vehicle being closely pursued by GSP. The suspect attempted to flee from officers, but GSP was able to successfully execute a precision immobilization technique (PIT) to render the vehicle immobile.”
The suspect was taken into custody without any further incident. While the child didn’t appear to have any injuries, he was taken to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta – Hughes Spalding Hospital to be evaluated by professionals.
“Not all heroes wear capes,” police concluded in their Facebook post. “We thank all the officers and agencies involved in apprehending this suspect and getting this child to safety. We are happy to report the child and his mother have been reunited. We again remind the community to lock their cars, and remove all valuables, including their children, when exiting their vehicles.”