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1,500 feet of copper wire swiped from power company

Published On: Mar 09 2014 11:15:22 AM EDT
Pa State Trooper car

Police in the Poconos say 1,500 feet of copper wire was swiped from First Energy in Smithfield Township, Monroe County.

The theft happened around 8:45 a.m. Friday in the 200 block of Independence Road.

Police said the wire was stolen at a residential property.

Anyone with information is asked to call State Police in Swiftwater at 570-839-7701.