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megimoo
06-20-2011, 03:58 PM
ANTIOCH (KCBS) Just days after Pacific Gas and Electric lamented the ongoing and widespread theft of copper wire from its Antioch power poles, the utility is now revealing that a particularly brazen thief or thieves stole an entire transformer from a power pole.

This is in addition to the knocking down of an estimated 300 power poles, stripping them of their lucrative copper wiring.

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2011/06/17/antioch-copper-wire-thieves-reach-new-high-or-low/