Copper thieves strike electric company

Copper Theives are now targeting electric companies.

The Petal Police Department reported 14 spools of copper were taken off of company trucks Wednesday night. The copper wire is valued at over $1,500. The wire is descirbed as copper wire gauges four, eight and two.

Metro crimestoppers is offering a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest in this investigation. If you have information, call 601-582-STOP.