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Copper

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Police Make Arrest In Multi-County String Of Copper Thefts

Police believe they know who’s responsible for a string of copper thefts across several counties in our area.

06/12/2014

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W. Va. Man Electrocuted After Shooting Down Power Line To Steal Copper

Police in Fayette County say a man was electrocuted when he picked up a live power line that he had shot down in order to steal copper from it.

KDKA-TV–05/09/2013

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Mom, Son Charged With Stealing Copper From Nuclear Power Plant

A man who used to work as a contractor at the Beaver County Nuclear Power Station has been charged with stealing more than 1,400 pounds of scrap copper from an outlying storage building at the plant, and having his mother sell it.

KDKA-TV–04/29/2013

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Verizon Offers Reward For Information In Copper Cable Thefts

You could get $50,000 if you know who is stealing copper telephone cables in Washington and Lawrence Counties.

04/03/2013

Copper Telephone Cable Thefts Investigated

Verizon is reportedly offering a $50,000 reward for information in cases of stolen copper telephones wire.

04/03/2013

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Copper Kettles Stolen From South Beaver Church

The theft of copper kettles could put to an end a century-old tradition for a church in Beaver County. It all started when thieves broke into the garage of First United Presbyterian Church of Darlington in South Beaver Township last Friday.

06/12/2012

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Fallen Officer’s Son Receives Service Dog

It was a very special day for a boy whose father was killed in the line of duty.

04/14/2012

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Air Conditioners Targeted In Recent Copper Thefts

Pittsburgh Police are investigating a rash of thefts involving commercial and residential air conditioners and air conditioner parts. Over the weekend, someone stole part of an air conditioner from Billy’s Bistro Restaurant on Lowrie Street.

11/21/2011

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Dietary Supplements Reviewed In New Study

New research suggests taking dietary supplements like multi-vitamins may not make you live longer. In fact, they could shorten your life.

10/10/2011

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State Police Investigate Copper Theft At Hidden Valley

State police are searching for suspects after thousands of dollars in copper was stolen from a storage garage at Hidden Valley Resort.

05/29/2011