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Playstation login alerts family to burglary at Myrtle Beach home

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MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - A stolen game console alerted a family their home was broken into this weekend.

Myrtle Beach Police say the family was visiting a relative when they noticed their son's Playstation account come online. When they messaged the account asking how they got onto it, the user said he bought it from a woman.

After that, the victim called his neighbor to ask them to check their home on Rogers Drive.

The neighbor noticed a front window was cracked open, and the Playstation was missing. When the victim returned home himself he also found his son's X Box 360 was missing.

Both consoles are valued at more than $400.

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