CAYCE, S.C. (AP) - Lexington County deputies
say a former employee at an Amazon.com warehouse stole more than 700
iPods and nearly 50 laptops from the company.
20-year-old Todd Cofield Jr. was supposed to unload the merchandise from
trailers at the Internet retailer's Cayce warehouse.
Deputies say Cofield stole
the items instead, then forged paperwork to make it look like he stocked
the electronics in the right place.
Authorities say Cofield took 726 iPods and 49 mini laptops worth about $160,000.
Cofield is charged with two
counts of grand larceny and is free on $50,000 bail. A phone listing
for him could not be found and it could not be determined if he had a