MEMPHIS, TN (abc24.com) - Thieves broke into Richland Elementary School in East Memphis, stealing tens of thousands of dollars worth of equipment.
Memphis Police were called to the school around 8:00am on January 30, 2012. Investigators stated 18 computers and a projector were taken from 10 portable classrooms. According to a Memphis City Schools spokesperson, the value of the equipment is approximately $24,000. The cost of damages to the school is still to be determined.
Officers are still investigating; so far, there are no suspects in custody.
Anyone with information on this burglary is urged to contact CrimeStoppers at (901) 528-CASH (2274).