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6 fire extinguishers stolen from vacant building in Augusta

Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012 9:08 PM
Last updated 9:13 PM
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An Augusta business reported six fire extinguishers stolen sometime this month, police said.

Chelsea Thompson, of the Augusta Housing Authority, told deputies the fire extinguishers, with a total value of $200, were taken from a vacant property in the 1600 block of Hunter Street, a Richmond County sheriff’s report said.

An investigation revealed no sign of forced entry.

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