Keep up with Armagh i

Thief causes hundreds of pounds worth of damage after primary school burglary

The thief made off with a classroom projector, ripped from the ceiling

A callous thief caused hundreds of pounds worth of damage during a burglary at a Co Armagh primary school on Monday night.

Police have issued an appeal for information following the incident in Craigavon.

The thief made off with a classroom projector, ripped from the ceiling.

A Police spokesperson said: “[We] are requesting assistance from the local community to help catch the burglar who decided to effect the education of our children.

“Last night, a Primary School in the Craigavon area had substantial damage caused to a classroom.

“A Hitachi CPDX Projector was ripped off the ceiling and stolen.

“The cost to repair damage to the school building and to replace the equipment will be over £1,000 which will ultimately have an overall effect on the school budget and our children’s education.”

Newsletter

Sign up for our weekly newsletter here.

Most read today

Latest podcasts

More in Craigavon