Computer equipment stolen from two Colerain Twp. schools

COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Police are investigating three breaking and entering offenses and two separate Northwest School District elementary schools.

Sometime between October 19 and 20 from 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. an unknown person(s) entered the Taylor Elementary School on Springdale Road in Colerain Township and set off the intrusion alarm. Responding officers discovered a window broken in one classroom and an open window in another classroom.

It appeared that nothing was taken from the school. Officers located a Mac Computer on the floor near one of the windows and other property in disarray.

Sometime between October 21 and 24 from 10:30 p.m. to 7:15 a.m. someone forced open a classroom window at Struble Elementary on Jonrose Avenue, Colerain Township, and successfully removed ten Apple desktop computers valued at $8,750 and two laptop computers valued at $1,750.

Between November 9 and 10 from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m., someone forced entry through a rear window at Taylor Elementary School again and successfully removed six Apple IMAC computers valued at approximately $5,400, a small amount of U.S. currency, and an Epson projector.

Anyone with information regarding any or all of these offenses is asked to call the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office at (513) 825-1500 or Crimestoppers at (513) 352-3040.

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