Copper wire stolen from Dorchester County Sheriff's impound lot

SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - Approximately 225 pounds of copper wire was stolen from the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office's impound lot in Summerville recently.

Deputies noticed the wire missing on December 3.  The thief had cut a chain link to get into the lot and took a 200 lb. bundle of wire near the fence.  Also taken was a 25 lb. bundle in a plastic tub that was farther back in the lot.

The wire that was taken has anapproximate value of $7,900.

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