Video: Man arrested for sending daughter inside prize machine to steal Nintendo Switch and 3DS

Here’s a story you don’t hear everyday. A man actually sent his daughter inside a prize machine to steal Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS consoles. The father was immediately wanted by police after being filmed sending his daughter inside the prize machine, where she was able to get her tiny hands on the aforementioned prizes and retrieve them before the pair left the scene. You can see footage of the incident, uploaded and modified by the Salem PD, below. The man was identified as Anthony Helinski, a 34 year-old from Lawrence, Massachusetts, who “surrendered himself, accompanied by his lawyer, after a warrant was issued for his arrest Wednesday.” He has been charged with theft by unauthorised taking, criminal trespass and endangering the welfare of a child.

Source: Kotaku.com

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