Copper taken from WHS construction site

October 11, 2013
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Some time Wednesday night or early Thursday thieves raided the construction project for the new Walhalla High School. Their take amounted to 273 feet of copper—worth more than $2 thousand. Jimmy Watt, spokesman for the Oconee Sheriff’s Office, quotes investigators as saying the theft occurred in a part of the new school building and copper was removed from the walls. Anyone with information on the copper theft is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-888/CRIME-SC, 638-STOP, or text a tip to 274637. You don’t have to give your name. If your tip leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2 thousand.

 

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