2 teens charged with stealing iPads from South Side school

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Two teenagers are under arrest and charged with stealing more than 300 iPads from a public school on the near South Side.

Police say 19-year-old Jabare McChristian and 17-year-old Devin Pearson broke into Drake Elementary School at 27th and Dearborn late last Thursday.

They’re accused of stealing 306 iPads and nine laptops.

Investigators say detectives recovered some of the items through tracking technology and surveillance video.

The computers were given to drake for becoming a welcoming school to one of the 50 schools closed by consolidation this year.

The teens are both charged with felony burglary.

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