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Copper Thefts Continue In Southern Indiana
Updated May 5, 2013 12:04 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
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(CHARLESTOWN) - Indiana conservation officers stopped a Charlestown man from stealing copper at Charlestown State Park.

Conservation officers say 36-year-old William Colwell was arrested after police set up surveillance equipment where previous copper thefts had occurred.

Officers set up the equipment near a batch of copper stripping tools that were left behind by previous thieves, and caught a return visitor.

Copper thefts in Southern Indiana have been going up about as fast as the price of the utilitarian metal itself.



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