Copper Thieves Hit Hardware Store In Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Sacramento County Sheriff’s detectives are trying to track down the thief or thieves who stole copper from an electrical box behind a hardware store in Sacramento overnight.

The theft happened behind the Orchard Supply Hardware store on Arden Way and Watt Avenue. The suspects used a chain and a car to rip the lock off the electrical box, stealing some copper wiring.

SMUD is making repairs to the box.

No suspects have been identified.


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