Students at Modesto's Small World Preschool & Christian Elementary School  spend recess time on the playground structure that last week lost a plastic slide to thieves. The kids put up a sign requesting the return of a slide and over the past weekend, the first sign was also stolen. The replacement sign is located at the spot where the slide was connected to the structure. Photographed on Monday, April 7, 2008. Ted Benson/The Modesto Be
Students at Modesto's Small World Preschool & Christian Elementary School spend recess time on the playground structure that last week lost a plastic slide to thieves. The kids put up a sign requesting the return of a slide and over the past weekend, the first sign was also stolen. The replacement sign is located at the spot where the slide was connected to the structure. Photographed on Monday, April 7, 2008. Ted Benson/The Modesto Be Modesto Bee
Students at Modesto's Small World Preschool & Christian Elementary School spend recess time on the playground structure that last week lost a plastic slide to thieves. The kids put up a sign requesting the return of a slide and over the past weekend, the first sign was also stolen. The replacement sign is located at the spot where the slide was connected to the structure. Photographed on Monday, April 7, 2008. Ted Benson/The Modesto Be Modesto Bee

Taking a slide is low, even for thieves

April 08, 2008 04:29 AM