CHICAGO (CBS) — A thief was caught on video going to nice lengths to steal a Wicker Park man’s packages — by first stealing his identification.
Police are nonetheless investigating. It’s one thing officers say they haven’t seen earlier than.
Jordan Kamps mentioned a thief used a faux ID together with his identify on it to get his extraordinarily useful bundle earlier than it might even make it to his entrance door. By the point he acquired a UPS notification his bundle was delivered, the model new Apple laptop he spent the day monitoring and ready for was already within the flawed palms.
Kamps calls it a calculated crime.
“This is identity theft. This is package stealing on a whole other level,” he mentioned.
A white SUV may be seen on video pulling up behind the united statestruck. A person in a masks and blue scrubs walks as much as the truck, talks to the driving force and walks again to the SUV, containers in hand, pulling away by the point Kamps acquired exterior to see the place the bundle ended up.
However Jordan says the united statesdriver was nonetheless there, confused when he approached him.
“He went back to his truck to see if it was there and came back and said, ‘I know what happened. I got robbed.’ And I’m like, ‘No, I got robbed.’”
The driving force advised him the person in scrubs had an ID together with his identify on it and was anticipating the pc.
“‘My name, Jordan Kamps, on that ID?’ And he’s like, ‘Yeah, your name. I even looked your name versus the package name.’”
Jordan known as for police. They took statements from him and the driving force they usually tracked down video, however nobody has tracked down the person in blue scrubs but.
“They knew a lot about me and a lot about my package. Where I lived and what time the package was getting there,” Kamps mentioned.
Friday night time Apple was conducting an investigation of its personal, planning to ship a brand new bundle to Kamps. He mentioned he’ll wait exterior for it.
“I’m going to be out here all day,” he mentioned. “I’m not letting this happen again.”
CBS 2 talked to a spokesperson for UPS on the cellphone and gave them the entire details about this. They’re investigating and can give an replace on Monday. The consultant gave the next assertion:
“Thank you for bringing this to our attention. Meeting our service commitments to our customers is UPS’s first priority. We are actively investigating the situation and will work with the customer to resolve the issue.”