Maple Grove Man Accused of Stealing Computers, Components

Created: 11/29/2012 9:32 PM KSTP.com By: Scott Theisen

A Maple Grove man is accused of stealing computers and computer components from the 4th Judicial Court.

The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office says Saleem Abdul Ghani, 42, has been charged with four counts of felony theft. Ghani was an IT employee with the District Court when he allegedly stole the equipment valued at $93,407.

The alleged theft was discovered during an asset inventory of court computer equipment. A total of 112 components were stolen. Items included a laptop, printer, software, memory, servers, keyboards, switches and phones.