Granted, crooks who aren't up to speed on their technology have paid dearly
(and rightfully so) for their ignorance, but a comical case involving a witty bank robber proved that even master plans involving GPS can be subverted. Reportedly, a woman who made off with an undisclosed amount of cash from a People's Bank in Connecticut somehow realized that a tracking
device was stuffed within one of the oh-so-valuable bags. Rather than panicking, however, she simply removed the chip, chucked it in the sewer, and went about her day. It wasn't noted whether the sly criminal
was ever brought to justice, but if the fuzz eventually ran her down, it was most certainly done the old fashioned way.
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