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Another Dougherty County business victim of copper theft

By Jim Wallace - bio | email

July 17, 2008

ALBANY, GA (WALB) Copper thieves hit another Dougherty County business.

Superior Heating and Cooling Company on Oakhaven Drive was hit overnight Tuesday.

$700 worth of copper wire was taken.

This is the third time in a month metal's been stolen off their trucks at job sites or at their office. Copper is selling for more than three dollars a pound, and Police say the number of metal thefts is skyrocketing.

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