Police use app to recover stolen iPhone - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Police use app to recover stolen iPhone

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Sugwe Niyonsaba (source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Sugwe Niyonsaba (source: Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police have arrested a Louisville man after he allegedly robbed a woman at gunpoint. 

According to the arrest report, it happened early Sunday morning in the 8800 block of Old Ironsides Drive, not far from Manslick Road in southern Jefferson County. The victim told police a man robbed her of her cell phone at gunpoint. 

Police say they used the "Find My iPhone" app to ping the victim's cell phone. Officers then pulled over a vehicle driven by 22-year-old Sugwe Niyonsaba and found the phone in the passenger seat. 

Niyonsaba is charged with one count of first degree robbery. 

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