Cell Phones Stolen from Georgia Charter School

3:51 PM, May 19, 2013   |    comments
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ALBANY, Ga. (AP) - Investigators in Mitchell County are trying to solve an unusual theft from a school.
Investigator Melvin Ray says someone took about 20 students' cell phones from a locked file room at Baconton Community Charter School. The school's policy is if a child is caught with their cell phone during school hours, it is taken from them and returned at the end of the school year.
Ray told WALB-TV(http://bit.ly/13z6sMY ) that the school office had been broken into before for money boxes, but the theft of cell phones is a first. The file room had signs of forced entry, but the school has no surveillance cameras.
Information from: WALB-TV, http://www.walb.com/

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