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Gosport Woman Arrested After Stealing Copper, Radiators And Rotors From Smithville Telephone
Updated December 6, 2016 7:29 AM | Filed under: Crime
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(ELLETTSVILLE) - A Gosport woman was arrested Thursday, after Ellettsville police say she stole copper, radiators and rotors from Smithville Telephone.

A representative of the company reported the thefts on November 27.

According to a press release, surveillance cameras recorded a white Mercury Mountaineer SUV at the business. That same vehicle was observed again at 4:15 p.m. on that Thursday.

Smithville Telephone reported to Ellettsville police last week that, late in the evening of November 27, someone had stolen copper, radiators and rotors from the company.

A deputy marshal stopped the vehicle a short distance from the lot and identified the driver as 56year-old Melanie J. Huntsman, of Gosport.

She was arrested her on a preliminary charge of felony theft and booked into the Monroe County Jail where she is being held on a $5,000 surety, $500 cash.



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