STATUS: Approved

Alert Details
Theft Type: Reporting a Theft
Theft of: Telecommunications Wire (copper)
Date and Time of Theft: 11/14/2022 23:30
Broadcast: 11/15/2022 2:02:46 PM
United States Kermit WEST VIRGINIA 25674 MINGO
Metal - Copper and Brass
Name Brand/Serial:
Color: Copper
Length: 1500
Diameter: 3
Weight(lbs.): 1000 lbs. +/-
Total Dollar Amount: 15,000.00 (Estimated)
Additional Identifying Characteristics:
Stolen material is approx. 1500 feet of 400 pair copper telecommunications wire. Multiple sections of aerial cable cut down and stolen from poles. This material may come into recycler with sheathing burnt or melted off, exposing individual twisted pair copper wires. This is utility grade telecom wire. If this material comes into your facility, please notify local law enforcement.



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Law Enforcement Information
Agency Name: WV State Police-Williamson Detachment
Phone Number: (304) 235-6000
Email Address:
Officer Name: Trooper Collins
Case Number:
Broadcast Radius:
100 miles
Special Handling: