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Del Mar Heights Elementary School Burglarized, Men With iPads Detained

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Above: A series of school burglaries hit the North County in the past month. Police are investigating incidents where dozens of iPads have been taken from classrooms. Take a look at all the reported burglaries here. Credit: Channel 10 News.

Police say they have detained three men in connection to a burglary at a Del Mar elementary school Wednesday.

San Diego police said they were were alerted at 4 a.m. that a break-in occurred at Del Mar Heights Elementary School in the 1300 block of Boquito Drive.

Border Patrol agents later stopped the three men at a Temecula checkpoint and found iPads and a projector from the school.

Investigators are looking into whether this break-in is part of a series of school burglaries around North County in recent weeks.

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