Deputies In Greenville Co. Investigating Theft At Cell Tower - WSPA.com

Deputies In Greenville Co. Investigating Theft At Cell Tower

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GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. -

The Greenville County Sheriff's Office says someone stole 750 feet of fiber optic cable from the site of an AT&T  cell tower on Augusta Road.

The estimated value of that cable is $10,000.

It's not the first theft like this in the area.

Deputies just released video of a man caught stealing copper from cell towers in March.

The sheriff's office says the ground bars and copper ground cable were stolen from five different towers in just one week.

The damage done to each tower ranges from $400 to $4,500.

Investigators aren't sure if these thefts are connected to the most recent one, but they're asking anyone with information to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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