Copper thief causes $10,000 damage to Augusta church

An intruder caused $10,000 in damage to Friendship Baptist Church on Deans Bridge Road while stealing copper wire from two air-conditioning units sometime between Jan. 12 and Thursday.

According to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office report, the intruder entered through a locked gate to access the air conditioners. Both units were damaged or destroyed during the theft.


Tue, 03/28/2017 - 23:43

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