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Accused thieves take 'selfies' with stolen smartphone

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Deputies in Cumberland County hope "selfies" posted online will lead them to two men accused of theft. (Source: Cumberland Co. Sheriff's Office) Deputies in Cumberland County hope "selfies" posted online will lead them to two men accused of theft. (Source: Cumberland Co. Sheriff's Office)
The pair stole a smartphone and other items from a home in Spring Lake at the end of July. (Source: Cumberland Co. Sheriff's Office) The pair stole a smartphone and other items from a home in Spring Lake at the end of July. (Source: Cumberland Co. Sheriff's Office)
Shortly afterwards, they used the smartphone to take self-portraits, which were automatically saved. (Source: Cumberland Co. Sheriff's Office) Shortly afterwards, they used the smartphone to take self-portraits, which were automatically saved. (Source: Cumberland Co. Sheriff's Office)

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Deputies in Cumberland County hope "selfies" posted online will lead them to two men accused of theft.

According to the sheriff's office, the pair stole a smartphone and other items from a home in Spring Lake at the end of July.

Shortly afterwards, they used the smartphone to take self-portraits, which were automatically saved.

Officials said the men are about 18 and 22 years of age. They have short, cropped hair and one of the men has a tattoo covering his right hand.

If you know these suspects, or have information about them, please contact the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office at (910) 323-1500.

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