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Albany man sentenced to 18 months for copper theft

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An Albany man is sentenced to 18-months behind bars after pleading guilty to burglary Monday morning.

Prosecutors say Louis Buchanan, Junior was caught stealing copper wire from an apartment on Blakely Court February 26th.

A hearing will be held September 19th to establish restitution to the Bank of Camilla that owned the property.

Prosecutors say Buchanan did about $15,000 in damage to the property.

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