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Copper thefts are declining locally

Thursday, June 16, 2011

michellef@standard-democrat.com

SIKESTON -- Copper thefts have scaled back in Southeast Missouri since they became rampant with high prices three years ago.

And local law enforcement credit the vigilance of officers, as well as observant individuals, for that decline, although the global price of copper and other metals remains high.

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