Break-in reported at Burges HS overnight
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — Officials with the El Paso Independent School District has confirmed that a burglary was reported overnight on the campus, located at 7800 Edgemere on El Paso's east side.
EPISD Police believe that the break-in allegedly occurred sometime Tuesday evening. Two classrooms were burglarized during the break-in, one in the English wing and one in the Special Education wing of the school.
A total of 18 HP laptops, which district officials called 'very old' were taken from the classrooms. No students were present and no one was injured during the break-in. EPISD officials are still working to get an estimate on the total amount of loss from the 18 laptops.
Burges HS held their graduation Wednesday morning at 10 a.m.