Criminals haunt the construction site and are targeting copper cables

Darmstadt (ots) –

Criminals had been targeting around 250 meters of copper cable in Kurt-Schumacher-Strasse in the past few days. There they searched an empty high-rise building and stole several copper cable harnesses from the shell.

The theft was discovered on Monday (June 6th) and a report was subsequently filed with the police. The investigators have initiated proceedings and estimate the total damage at around 10,000 euros. There are currently no indications of a specific time of the crime. In this context, the officials are hoping for feedback from possible witnesses who have observed suspicious people or vehicles at the crime scene in the past few days. All pertinent information in this context will be accepted under the telephone number 06151/9690.

Original content from: Police Headquarters South Hesse, transmitted by news aktuell