STATUS: Approved

Alert Details
Theft Type: Reporting a Theft
Theft of: Cargo Theft of Copper Chops
Date and Time of Theft: 2/11/2020 15:10
Broadcast: 2/13/2020 2:56:51 PM
United States Fort Wayne INDIANA 46804 ALLEN 2511 Taylor St.
Metal - Copper and Brass
Name Brand/Serial:
Color: Copper
Length: 44,640
Diameter: 0
Weight(lbs.): 44,640
Total Dollar Amount: 123,500.00
Additional Identifying Characteristics:
Copper Chops are roughly 1/4 inch 12 gauge bare copper wire. (Bare copper wire cut up into little pieces.) Loaded into large cardboard, open top boxes, with clear plastic liners.

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Gender: M
Race: African-American
Age: 46
Weight(lbs.): 190
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inches
Clothing Description:
Dark clothing, light colored shirt, baseball hat
Make: VLV
Model: 122
Style: Tractor with Semi-Trailer
Color: Red
VIN: 4V4NC9GH57N448006
Plate: P881707
Additional Description:
Model is UNKNOWN at this time. There is a an air dam missing behind the sleeper on the passenger side, up top. Trailer Plate is Illinois, 420160ST (Plain white van trailer, see photo for rear)
Law Enforcement Information
Agency Name: Ft. Wayne Police Department
Phone Number: (260) 427-2074
Email Address:
Officer Name: Jason Palm
Case Number: 20F016658
Broadcast Radius:
1000 miles
Special Handling: