Hawaii Island police investigating stolen hens at Waimea Middle School

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Hawai’i Island Police are currently investigating a theft that happened at Waimea Middle School.

The incident was reported on Saturday, just a couple days before students return back to school.

Seven hens were stolen from the school’s garden chicken coop.

The school’s Mala’ai Culinary Garden teaches students valuable lessons like compassion and care.

Waimea Middle School officials said security cameras will be installed this week. 

If you have any information on the incident, please call Hawaii Island Police.

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