VENICE (CBSLA.com) — A Venice man was robbed of his Google Glass and a laptop computer after being threatened with a Taser, police said Tuesday.
The incident was reported around 8 p.m. Monday at On The Waterfront Cafe, which is located at 205 Ocean Front Walk.READ MORE: Clippers Rally For 2nd Straight Night To Top Magic, 111-102
Detailed descriptions of the two suspects were unavailable, police said.
The alleged robbery comes after an increase in the number of Google Glass-related crimes nationwide, including a Sacramento reporter who claims he had his Google Glass snatched from his face while walking down the sidewalk Friday.
KNX 1070’s Megan Goldsby reports Google Glass — which is priced around $1,500 and features a built-in computer on a customizable lightweight frame — allows a user wearing the device to capture what they see before saving it or sending it.