Tennessee family visiting Disney World says Apple AirTag was used to track them

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A Tennessee household is claiming that an Apple AirTag was used to trace them throughout their time at Walt Disney World.

Jennifer Gaston informed FOX 35 Orlando that the household was headed again to their automobile on the monorail after they made the AirTag discovery, getting a notification saying that the proprietor of an AirTag system had been monitoring them. The Gaston household was visiting from Tennessee, in accordance with WKRN-TV.

“We had been terrified, we had been confused, damage, and scared,” mentioned Jennifer Gaston. “She actually watched it comply with us from the tram all the best way again to our car.” 

Gaston’s daughter mentioned that the system was monitoring them for a number of hours throughout their time on the theme park.

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Discussion of Apple AirTags by Washington Post reporter Geoff Fowler in San Francisco, California Monday March 14, 2022.

Dialogue of Apple AirTags by Washington Submit reporter Geoff Fowler in San Francisco, California Monday March 14, 2022.
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The household couldn’t discover the AirTag after they received to their automobile. They drove away and known as police.

Her daughter continued to trace the system’s location, and it confirmed that it was nonetheless within the car parking zone.

“As she was refreshing it, it confirmed the AirTag was nonetheless in our parking spot so by some means after we had been frantically shaking out garments and dumping every little thing out of our luggage it fell out,” Gaston mentioned.

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Apple AirTags are gadgets meant to maintain observe of non-public belongings within the occasion they’re misplaced, however have been utilized by criminals prior to now.

Gaston mentioned that the state of affairs might have ended a lot worse.

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“This story might have ended manner otherwise,” Gaston mentioned. “I’m praising God we have now the result we have now, but it surely’s as a result of she was diligent and conscious of what to do.”

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