PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) - Observant officers were able to catch two teens with stolen school property in Portsmouth, according to police.
Jan Clark with the Portsmouth Police Department said officers on routine patrol noticed suspicious activity in the area of the 3700 block of Turnpike Road Wednesday around 7 p.m.
When officers made contact with two teens, they found printers, calculators, cell phones, DVDs and radios all stamped with "property of Portsmouth Public Schools," Clark added. The items belonged to I.C. Norcom High School and were valued at $1,200.
School officials were unaware of the theft.
One of the teens, identified as 18-year-old Kaivon Luvell Lee of Portsmouth was arrested and charged with one count of grand larceny.
The other, a 16-year-old juvenile, was released to his parents and will not face any charges. Officers did not specify why.
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