East Hawaii News

Ka’u Copper Thieves Sought by HPD

February 5, 2015, 1:51 PM HST
* Updated February 5, 4:51 PM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...
A
A
A

The Hawai’i Police Department is investigating a theft of copper in the Ka’u district on Jan. 7.

HPD reports that between 10 p.m. on Jan. 5 and 8 a.m. on Jan. 6, unknown individuals removed about 4,000 feet of No. 4 copper wire from the Wood Valley area.

Authorities say the value of the stolen copper wire is $39,360.

Anyone who have has information about the incident or individuals involved is asked to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311 or contact Officer James Lorenzo at 939-2520.

Those who wish to remain anonymous may call the Big Island Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay in-the-know with daily or weekly
headlines delivered straight to your inbox.
Cancel
Mahalo for Subscribing
×

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments