Man Caught Stealing Copper
0 Updated at 8:40 am, February 27th, 2013 By: Managing Editor EastIdahoNews.com
(IDAHO FALLS, ID) – A Rigby man was arrested in Idaho Falls Monday after he allegedly stole copper pipe from Bundy Plumbing.
Copper is a hot commodity these days, especially for would-be thieves hoping to make a quick buck. 40-year-old Michael Fox was seen burglarizing construction trailers, then speeding away in a pickup. Deputies were able to get a description of Fox’s vehicle and tracked him down along Woodruff in Idaho Falls later that day. Officials say Fox took $6,000 to $10,000 in copper pipe, none of which has been recovered
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