• More than $7,000 in equipment stolen from New Bedford nonprofit

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    NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) – More than $7,000 worth of equipment was stolen from a New Bedford nonprofit.

    According to SouthCoastToday.com, 26 netbooks, an iPad and a 55-inch smart TV were taken over the weekend from the group Youth Build. Someone smashed the building's windows and cut the lock to the storage locker.

    YouthBuild is part of a national network of schools for under-performing high school students.

    The newspaper reports the heist was likely an inside job.

    The theft is under investigation by Officer Jarrod Gracia, who may be reached at 508-991-6340.

    Read more: SouthCoastToday.com


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