A Rush Township man was arrested and charged with stealing 13 iPhones from Wal-Mart in Mahoning Township. The phones are valued at $8,254 ($599 per phone).
Frederick Postie, of the 600 block of Fairview Street, was arrested at his residence.
He was transported to the office of District Judge Casimir Kosciolek in Lansford and arraigned on the charges.
He was remanded to the Carbon County Correctional Facility in lieu of $4,000 cash bail.
Chief of Police Kenneth Barnes of Mahoning Township said the theft occurred at about 2:04 a.m. on July 22.