Robbery suspect tracked with iPhone

October 23, 2013

Indianapolis police used an iPhone app to track down an armed robbery suspect Tuesday. Christopher Woods, 23, was taken into custody for allegedly stealing a purse containing the phone from a 29-year-old woman at gunpoint at about 10:30 p.m. in the 900 block of East 62nd Street in Broad Ripple. Woods was tracked using the “Find My iPhone” app to the 4900 block of South Hillside Avenue and apprehended after a short car and foot chase. Police recovered the purse and found an unlicensed handgun on the suspect.