The scale of the alleged crime might have been surprising -- it was said to have run for 10 years and netted around $4 million -- but there's certainly nothing unusual about the sale of stolen items online.
Online shoppers find themselves victims of this crime every day and police have specially trained squads who constantly scrutinize sales sites looking for the proceeds of burglary and theft.
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