Emeryville man pleads guilty to stealing MacBooks from UC Berkeley

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Sunny Shen/Senior Staff
On Thursday, Jonas Jarut plead guilty to stealing at least 90 MacBooks, valued at more than $200,000, from UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Education. According to a U.S. attorney’s office press release, Jarut faces a maximum penalty of five years in prison and a $250,000 fine, and his actual sentence will be determined at a status conference in June 2021.

Jonas Jarut, a 41-year-old man from Emeryville, plead guilty Thursday to stealing at least 90 MacBooks from the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Education.
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