Richmond police say they solved the case of an iPad theft with a little help from the man who stole it.
Back on Nov. 10, a resident of Woods Trail reported that a black Apple iPad 2 in a dark gray case had been stolen from her parked vehicle.
On Sunday, police said in a news release, "the investigating officer developed (Allen G.) Fraley as a suspect in the case."
The officer went to Fraley's home on Big Hill Avenue to ask about the device but didn't turn up anything, the report said
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Soon after, the iPad mysteriously appeared outside the front door of the police station.
Fraley, 27, was arrested outside his residence and taken to the Madison County Detention Center on a charge of receiving stolen property valued at $500 to $10,000.