A Frederick man has been charged with stealing more than $20,000 in copper from a construction company last week.
A man loses his life in an explosion on the Eastern Shore. Police say he was probably trying to steal copper from a business. Authorities say it’s part of a recent wave of metal thefts.
Brazen thieves break into homes to steal copper. Police are on alert after a dozen copper thefts in targeted neighborhoods.
The Hagerstown fire marshal says scrap-metal thieves are targeting brass fittings on fire-extinguisher systems inside commercial buildings.
Frederick police say a burglary suspect called them to ask for a ride home after he spent five hours out in the cold.
The Cecil County Sheriff’s Office has charged an Elkton man with stealing copper from a vacant house.
A man who stole $340,000 worth of copper cables and other government property has been sentenced to 15 months in prison.
Another copper theft leaves a city warehouse without heat and puts many historical documents at risk.