Police investigating copper thefts in Jonesboro

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Police are investigating a string of copper thefts at a Jonesboro construction site.

According to police, five separate buildings, each containing four apartments, had copper wire stripped from the outside of the buildings.

Police were dispatched on March 4 to Rees Road at Commerce Drive in reference to theft of copper wiring.

The wiring was approximately 4 to 5 feet in length on each separate unit.

Police discovered that this same incident occurred a few days prior, with the same material being stolen.

As of right now, police have no suspects.

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