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Thieves scale barbed wire fence to steal equipment

Monday, Sept. 2, 2013 10:05 PM
Last updated Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013 12:50 AM
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Determined thieves didn’t let a barbed wire fence stop them from stealing equipment from an Augusta business this weekend,

According to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office incident report, thieves got over the barbed wire at

MCK Industrial Recycling, 1419 McCauley St., between Saturday afternoon and Monday afternoon and then pried off steel mesh covering the door. They took a generator, air compressor and cutting torches and rolled them out through a hole they cut in the fence.

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countyman
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countyman 09/02/13 - 11:05 pm
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Lazy reporting!!! Plenty of

Lazy reporting!!! Plenty of good things happening in Augusta, and were stuck with this...

seenitB4
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seenitB4 09/03/13 - 05:44 am
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Crime is real

Please stop with the slants toward the AC....they can't sugar coat every blessed thing in Augusta Ga....we wait for you to do that...it kinda balances off each other.

Little Lamb
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Little Lamb 09/03/13 - 06:37 am
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Vigilance

We citizens need the crime reports. It helps us citizens to be vigilant about our surroundings and to help law enforcement fight crime.

soapy_725
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soapy_725 09/03/13 - 07:02 am
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Animals all. Animal culture.
Unpublished

Animals all. Animal culture.

nocnoc
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nocnoc 09/03/13 - 07:36 am
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A community business

Likely robbed by a community resident.

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