Police recover 33 stolen tablets meant for e-learning

Eleven more tablets remain unaccounted for after a Gauteng school was burgled last week.

FILE: Police say the gadgets were recovered last night following a tip-off. Picture: Vumani Mkhize/EWN.

JOHANNESBURG - Diepsloot police have recovered 33 tablets, belonging to a primary school, in an unoccupied back room of a house in extension Seven.

Police say the gadgets were recovered last night following a tip-off.

The tablets, which are meant to be used for learning, were stolen during a burglary at the school last week.

Eleven are still missing.

The police's Daniel Mavimbela says a case of business burglary is being investigated.

"Unfortunately the room was unoccupied, however we believe we are currently hot on the trail of whoever is responsible for the burglary and theft at the said school."