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Copper wire stolen from same Lakewood Ranch location twice in a week

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Posted: Friday, December 6, 2013 8:57 am | Updated: 9:04 am, Fri Dec 6, 2013.

MANATEE COUNTY, FL-  Manatee County Sheriff's Office Deputies are looking for the people or person who stole copper wire from Lakewood Ranch.

It happened at the 6100 Block of Lorraine Road on December 1st. According to a Sheriff's Office report, 1920 feet of wire was pulled out of the ground and stolen. 

Worker brought another spool of copper wire to the same location to replace the stolen wire, and again it was stolen.   The wiring was to be used to fix light poles.  Anyone with information is asked to contact the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

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