COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Three children are accused of ransacking and causing damage at New Hope School.
Lowndes County Sheriff Mike Arledge said the vandalism was reported Saturday morning.
He said several classrooms in the 4th and 5th-grade building were plundered, causing damage to computers, projectors and furniture.
Detectives and school officials charged two 13-year-old boys and an 11-year-old boy with burglary.
The sheriff said the Lowndes County Youth Court will handle the juveniles’ cases.