Game companies hate when people trade in gaming goods at game shops. Gamers hate the propensity for Xboxes to break. But were it not for these two things, an alleged crime would not have been exposed.
This guy sure lucked out! You don't need RROD to get your 360 registered by Microsoft, I've registered my 360s online through Microsoft's warranty program, everyone should do it as it helps keep track of where your warranty stands and to protect against just such a thing. This isn't just for Microsoft products but for any product that allows you to register your device online through the company.
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