Thieves stole computer equipment and a camera from Conover School overnight Thursday.
Police say suspects broke a window to a Conover School classroom early Thursday morning and stole a Dell computer laptop, Kodak camera, a computer flash drive and a red duffle bag.
The items cost a total of about $1,000, according to a Conover Police Department incident report.
No arrests have been made in connection to the event. Conover Police Chief Steve Brewer said he thinks itâ€™s an isolated event and no other area schools have been targeted.
A student at Startown Elementary topped hundreds of entries from Catawba, Caldwell, Alexander and Burke counties to win the Catawba Valley American Red Crossâ€™ SevereWeather Awareness poster contest.
Meanwhile, the area Red Cross chapter continues deliver relief to Burke County residents affected by tornadoes in January.
Indictments for embezzlement have been issued for a former Maiden town employee and soccer coach for Maiden High School.