Thieves make off with iPads from Buffalo charter school

Thieves make off with iPads from Buffalo charter school
Thieves break-in to steal iPads from Buffalo charter school
nBUFFALO, NY. (WIVB)- Police confirm to News 4 that over 100 ipads were stolen from Westminster Community Charter School early Saturday morning,

Police say the iPads were stolen from classrooms around 3:30 a.m. on Saturday. Officials have released a surveillance photo of the suspects.

If you have any information regarding this crime you’re asked to call or text the police department’s confidential tip line at 847-2255. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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The incident happened around 3:30 a.m. at the Westminster Community Charter School.

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Thieves broke into a Buffalo charter school over the weekend and made off with $95,000 worth of iPads, Buffalo police said.

The incident happened early Saturday morning at Westminster Community Charter School, 24 Westminster Ave., according to police reports.

Two suspects entered the school some time after 3:30 a.m. and stole 150 iPads from classrooms in the north wing of the second floor. Classroom doors were left open and the rolling cabinets that housed the iPads had their locks missing.

Video evidence shows the thieves leaving the school around 3:53 a.m. heading eastbound on East Amherst Street.

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