Police investigate $14K copper theft
Wires stolen from downtown construction site over weekend, officials say
MADISON, Wis. — Madison police are investigating a copper theft from a downtown construction site, according to a release.
An estimated $14,000 worth of copper was stolen from a construction site at 420 W. Johnson St., police said.
Officials believe the theft happened sometime over weekend.
A supervisor at an apartment construction site alerted police of the crime, according to the release. The supervisor said the wire had been stored in a parking garage of the new complex.Madison crime map