Madisonville woman arrested in school iPad theft case

Madisonville woman arrested in school iPad theft case

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Amanda Gibson (source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office) Amanda Gibson (source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

MADISONVILLE (WATE) - A Madisonville woman has been arrested in connection with the theft of several iPads from Madisonville Middle School.

Police say the devices were taken from the school late Thursday night or early Friday morning. They were discovered missing Friday.

Amanda Carlene Gibson, 30, has been arrested and charged with accessory after the fact.

Police say she had four of the missing iPads at her home. Another was found at a different location. A sixth tablet is still missing.

Police say two more people are expected to be indicted, an adult and a juvenile. They were caught on surveillance video.

The grand jury is expected to meet on the case in March.

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