Copper Theft

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Police Arrest Metal Theft Suspects In Davidsonville And Glen Burnie

Anne Arundel County Police make two arrests in separate copper thefts in the county.


R-L: Dennis Asmussen and Robert Oliff are charged with stealing copper in Anne Arundel County.

Copper Thieves Arrested When Pickup Truck Gets Stuck In Mud

Anne Arundel County police say a copper theft from a Hanover business was thwarted when the suspects’ pickup truck got stuck on a muddy road.


Isaias Jonathan Viera-Sanchez, 23, and Carlos Baudilio Barrientos-Mejia, 29, were arrested for stealing $5,000 worth of copper wiring from a construction trailer in Crofton.

2 Men Arrested For Stealing $5,000 Worth Of Copper From A Construction Trailer

Police say just after 4 a.m. Monday, four men were seen running from the scene after stealing $5,000 worth of copper wiring from a construction trailer in the 1400-block of Duke of Kent Drive.



Md. Man Arrested On Charges Of Stealing Copper

Frederick police say they’ve arrested a man on charges of stealing copper pipes and wiring from a building.


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Maryland Deputy Catches Thief Using Business Card

An Allegany County Sheriff deputy’s hidden business card helped catch a man accused of stealing copper pipes from a vacant home.



2 Plead Guilty In Metal Thefts From Md. Army Base

Federal prosecutors say two more Aberdeen Proving Ground employees pleaded guilty to metal thefts at the Army base.


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Thousands Of Dollars Worth Of Copper Wiring Stolen From Anne Arundel Co. Schools

Schools targeted! Thieves swipe tens of thousands of dollars in copper wiring from Anne Arundel County schools. It’s all part of a growing problem in our area.



$1,400 In Copper Bath Valves Stolen In Annapolis

Authorities say $1,400 worth of copper bath valves has been stolen from a construction site in Annapolis.


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2 Men Arrested For Attempted Copper Theft At Condemned Mental Hospital Building

Barricaded inside a dangerous building for hours. Police say a man trying to steal copper holed up inside an abandoned structure at a psychiatric hospital.


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New Baltimore County Police Task Force Will Target Metal Thefts

It’s literally a rip off with thieves tearing out anything made of copper. Now the biggest victim is fighting back.



Police: Copper Thieves Targeting Unoccupied Homes

Brazen thieves break into homes to steal copper. Police are on alert after a dozen copper thefts in targeted neighborhoods.