Arizona Man Posts Online Ad To Trade Marijuana For iPad


Photo: Gilbert Police Department
Walker helpfully included a photo of both the iPod and the marijuana in his Craiglist ad, according to police.

​A 20-year-old Arizona man has been arrested after allegedly placing an online ad to trade marijuana and an iPod for an iPad.

Jacob Walker of Gilbert, Ariz., posted an advertisement on saying that he wanted to trade cannabis and an Apple iPod Touch for an Apple iPad, according to the Gilbert Police Department.
He helpfully included pictures of both the iPod and the pot in his online ad, reports Jennifer Thomas of

Photo: Gilbert Police Department
Jacob Walker rrrrreally wanted an iPad.

​It didn’t take police detectives long to respond to Walker’s ad, setting up a meeting for Wednesday, according to Gilbert police Sgt. Mark Marino.

When Walker arrived at the location with the items and presented the marijuana to an undercover policeman, he and another man, Joseph Velarde, 20, also of Gilbert, were arrested.