STATUS: Approved

Alert Details
Theft Type: Reporting a Theft
Theft of: Telecommunications Wire (copper)
Date and Time of Theft: 4/11/2019 4:30
Broadcast: 4/12/2019 2:31:02 PM
United States Huntington WEST VIRGINIA 25701 CABELL Area along 5th Street Road, near I-64 and community college
Metal - Copper and Brass
Name Brand/Serial:
Color: Copper
Length: 750
Diameter: 1
Weight(lbs.): 1000 lbs. +/-
Total Dollar Amount: 6,600.00 (Estimated)
Additional Identifying Characteristics:
Stolen material is aerial telecommunications cable (copper). Approx. 750 feet of 600 pair telecom cable. Sheathing could be melted off or burnt, exposing individual twisted pair copper wires. This length and type of wire could yield approx. 1000 lbs. +/- of copper weight.



Burnt cable photo_1.JPG
Make: CHE
Model: TAHOE
Style: SUV
Color: Black
VIN: unknown
Plate: unknown
Additional Description:
Witness observed suspect vehicle to be a large SUV, dark colored (black or dark blue) Chevrolet Tahoe or GMC Yukon, model year possibly 2005 to 2010 year make. Vehicle was towing a newer model aluminum utility trailer, (approx. 5'x10' trailer).
Law Enforcement Information
Agency Name: Huntington Police Dept.
Phone Number: (304) 526-8585
Email Address:
Officer Name: Officer Scott Barrett
Case Number: 19-1758
Broadcast Radius:
100 miles
Special Handling: