Heartless raiders steal computer tablets from new multi-million pound Halifax school

The new Moorside Community Primary School
The new Moorside Community Primary School

An investigation is underway after heartless burglars broke into a Halifax primary school and stole teaching equipment.

The burglary happened at the new Moorside Community Primary School in Ovenden on Friday night (November 16).

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A spokesperson for West Yorkshire Police said: "The burglary is believed to have occurred at around 10.05pm. The suspects gained entry to the school, before making a search of the premise and making off with a number of items.

"Officers are carrying out enquiries in the area, including CCTV enquiries.

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"Anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area or has any information is asked to contact police on 101, quoting crime reference 13180576819."

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