Woman Caught Smuggling 102 iPhone Units Into China by Wearing Them.


There have been ample reports in the past of how the obsession with Apple's most coveted product, the iPhone, has led people to commit bizarre crimes. Whether it's the design or its position as a status symbol, the iPhone sells like hot cakes worldwide and thus, is equatable to a huge sum of money when sold in black markets. Likewise, a new case has emerged in China where an overambitious woman tried to smuggle 102 iPhone units from Hong Kong to China by strapping them onto her body. But before her efforts could bear fruits, she was caught by Chinese custom officials at the airport, where after a thorough checking 15 luxury watches were also discovered to be in her possession.

According to a report by Chinese media XMNN, custom officers from China snatched the woman at a suspicious sight of her wearing more clothes than usual in the sweltering summer heat. The overabundance of clothes made the woman's torso look inflated and out of proportion as compared with the rest of her body

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