Red Flag Warning Issued

Thieves Steal Grandville High School Robotics Team’s Truck And Trailer

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Grandville High School RoboDawgs Robotics TeamTORONTO — Grandville High School’s Robotics Team, The RoboDawgs, had a truck and trailer stolen in Toronto Wednesday.

Coaches for the team estimated the value of the stolen items at about $40,000.

The team is competing in the Greater Toronto East Regional at the University of Ontario this week.

GHS math teacher Aaron Rigterink is with the team and told FOX 17 all the back up bots are gone and tons of building materials. “We will compete, but getting ready will be interesting”, said Rigterink. He also said the other teams at the tournament are helping them out with needed tools and materials.

We reported it to Toronto Police, but they lost the report at shift change, said Rigterink.

Watch live UStream coverage of the Grandville RoboDawgs in Toronto.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.