Police seize writer's Mac for new iPhone content

A task force takes author Jason Chen's property in search of leaked information on Apple's next-generation device

Published April 26, 2010 8:22PM (EDT)

A blogger who posted pictures and details of a lost iPhone prototype has given up his computer, digital camera and cell phone to law enforcement.

A special computer-crime task force made up of different law enforcement agencies searched Gizmodo blogger Jason Chen's house and car, according to a statement and search warrant documents provided by Gizmodo.

The warrant says the computer and other devices may have been used to commit a felony.

Apple did not immediately return a call seeking comment.

By Associated Press

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