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VINELAND — Two teen boys were charged with burglary and theft after allegedly stealing about 20 iPads from an elementary school.

The Vineland Police Department Detective Bureau and Juvenile Unit investigated an Oct. 9 burglary at the Gloria M. Sabater Elementary School, 301 South East Boulevard, said Det. Sgt. Matthew Browne in a statement.

20 iPads and other items were stolen from the building, Browne said.

Surveillance cameras caught the alleged burglars on camera.

Two teen boys, 16 and 13, were arrested and charged following the investigation. They were charged with burglary, theft and criminal mischief. They were referred to the Cumberland County Superior Court, Family Part, Browne said.

Police recovered some of the missing property.

Det. Charles Mackafee is investigating the burglary. Anybody with information is asked to text Crime Tips at 847411 (VPDTIP).

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Waldy Diez joined the Press of Atlantic City's breaking news team in July 2017. She's a graduate of Syracuse and Rowan Universities. Previously, she was a morning tv news producer.

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