This boy was pissed at Apple! (Literally.)
An 11-year-old boy from Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania caused $36k worth of damage at Upper Allen Township Elementary by peeing on 30 school owned MacBooks that were left unattended on a cart.
Although the boy’s identity is not being released, we can probably safely go with the new nickname of “The Apple Whiz Kid” for now. The Whiz Kid is being charged with institutional vandalism (the knowing desecration of school or government property) and criminal mischief. The case is being handled by the Cumberland County Juvenile Probation Department.
Had he been older he could have been subject to up to seven years of jail time and a $15,000 fine, as both charges are third-degree felonies in the state.
Exactly why the tween decided to urinate on the computers, or how he managed to produce enough pee to soak the machines is a mystery, but the damage he caused is reportedly beyond repair, making the incident a total loss for the school.Continue Reading