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$3,500 worth of copper wire stolen

Five car batteries were also taken
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On Dec. 17, 2017 Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a theft of copper wire from an address on Eramosa Road, Township of Guelph-Eramosa.

Investigation revealed that sometime between Dec. 16, 2017 7 a.m. and Dec. 17, 2017 11:40 a.m., unknown suspect(s) accessed the property. Suspect(s) stole approximately 1,000 lbs. of copper wire valued at approximately $3,500 as well as five car batteries.

Any person with information regarding this incident should contact the Wellington County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a tip on-line at You may be eligible for a reward from Crime Stoppers of up to $2,000.