Albany business owner wonders "who stole his gates?" - WALB.com, Albany News, Weather, Sports

Albany business owner wonders "who stole his gates?"

Posted: Updated:
  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • NAACP holds rib dinner

    NAACP holds rib dinner

    Saturday, April 19 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-04-19 22:30:16 GMT
    The Albany-Dougherty County NAACP is giving back to the community through food.   They sold $6 rib plates to the public at their headquarters on North Magnolia Street. The NAACP's Vice President and DoughertyMore >>
    The Albany-Dougherty County NAACP is giving back to the community through food.   They sold $6 rib plates to the public at their headquarters on North Magnolia Street. The NAACP's Vice President and DoughertyMore >>
  • Churches organize Easter parade

    Churches organize Easter parade

    Saturday, April 19 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-04-19 22:19:55 GMT
    Several Southwest Georgia churches didn't let the rain stop them from celebrating Easter.   The Evangelical Faith Vision Ministries organized the "Parade for Righteousness" today along Pine Avenue. TheMore >>
    Several Southwest Georgia churches didn't let the rain stop them from celebrating Easter.   The Evangelical Faith Vision Ministries organized the "Parade for Righteousness" today along Pine Avenue. TheMore >>
  • ASU holds visitation day

    ASU holds visitation day

    Saturday, April 19 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-04-19 22:13:23 GMT
    High school students from all across Georgia got a closer look at what it would be like to attend college at Albany State University.   More than 250 Students and their parents were in town for ASU's visitationMore >>
    High school students from all across Georgia got a closer look at what it would be like to attend college at Albany State University.   More than 250 Students and their parents were in town for ASU's visitationMore >>
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

An Albany business owner is wondering why someone stole the gates from the fence surrounding part of his business.

Nothing was taken from the cars inside the fence at Albany Auto Repair.

Owner Russell Akridge says it cost him $600 to replace the gates.

"Whether somebody took to their house to use, or recycled them at the junk yard, the gates were just missing Monday morning, said Akridge." How did that make you feel? "Violated and expensive."

Akridge contacted local metal recyclers about his missing gates.

Meanwhile East Broad Automotive was also hit by thieves, who stole tires and rims worth more than $5000 from this Cadillac.

The thieves rested the car on wood limbs taken from a nearby pile to steal the tires.

Copyright 2013 WALB.  All rights reserved.  

Powered by WorldNow