Thief steals telephone pondering it’s a OnePlus 9 Professional, returns it to sufferer

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  • An Indian journalist’s telephone was once allegedly stolen after which returned to him by way of the thief.
  • The thief it appears mentioned he idea the software was once a OnePlus 9 Professional.

Having your smartphone stolen can also be one of essentially the most inconvenient issues round, as other people frequently stay their complete lives on those units. Chances are high that excellent that chances are you’ll now not see your telephone once more, however no less than one thief reportedly determined to go back a snatched software.

Prison journalist Debayan Roy (*6*)tweeted on Monday (h/t: {that a} thief snatched his Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus in Noida, India and made a run for it, with Roy in sizzling pursuit. However the thief then determined to show round and run again to him.

“Bhai mujhe laga OnePlus 9 Professional fashion hai [Bro, I thought it was a OnePlus 9 Pro],” the thief advised the journalist, earlier than shedding the telephone at the flooring and working once more.

Roy has (*7*)pushed aside consumer replies suggesting this was once a advertising stunt for OnePlus. So it definitely feels like no less than one thief is in fact looking for a brand new OnePlus telephone to thieve, which might nonetheless be a PR win of types for the Chinese language producer.

Amazon India notes that the following (*9*)OnePlus 9 Professional sale is ready to move continue to exist April 15 at noon IST. So chances are you’ll need to act speedy in the event you’re willing at the new software.