A woman in China was disappointed when she opened a package to find out that her new iPhone 12 Pro Max was replaced with a yogurt drink with apple.
In a video uploaded to Weibo on Friday, the woman, named Liu, explained that she spent over $ 1,500 to buy a new iPhone on Apple’s official website. When she later opened the package, someone had replaced the contents with a food item instead.
Liu did not receive the package directly from her courier, but rather from a closet in her community.
Local police had considered the loot as a case of theft, although no one is sure where along the line the switch occurred. Both Apple and Express Mail Service ̵
An EMS customer service representative told Global Times Friday that the incident is still under investigation. “We have appointed colleagues to deal with it specifically,” she said. According to Global Times, Apple gave a similar answer and said that the investigation is still ongoing.
Users on Weibo fought to muse who may have committed the theft, with accusations against the courier company, Apple warehouse employees, or even suggested that Liu may have bought from a copy site that mimics Apple.
Apple products, and especially high-value iPhones, are often the subject of such theft, but usually not from individuals. Recently, five men were caught on security footage stealing $ 12,000 dollars of Apple products, which appeared to be exhibits, from a Best Buy location in Dover, Delaware, in early December.