Reward offered after theft from Palmdale High School

first_imgPALMDALE – Palmdale High School is offering a $200 reward for information leading to those responsible for a break-in over the holiday weekend that caused an estimated $15,000 in loss and damages. Burglars broke into seven or eight portable classrooms, prying loose metal security-window grates, and stole laptop computers and projectors. “It looked like they were going after technological devices such as projectors and laptops,” Principal Eric Riegert said. “You can use projectors for Super Bowl parties and use them for big-screen TVs. They are very high quality.” The break-in was discovered Sunday by the school’s football coaching staff, Riegert said. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREPettersson scores another winner, Canucks beat KingsThe thieves brought tools with them, Riegert said. “These are not kids messing around. It was premeditated,” Riegert said. Riegert said it was disheartening for teachers to return from the five-day Thanksgiving holiday weekend and learn of the thefts.last_img