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New Orleans East copper thieves sought

Detectives say the men cased the business beforehand on May 29, when they stole a fold-up latter. (FOX 8 Photo) Detectives say the men cased the business beforehand on May 29, when they stole a fold-up latter. (FOX 8 Photo)
Investigators say the duo stole the copper cable from the rear of a building at 6600 Plaza Drive. (FOX 8 Photo) Investigators say the duo stole the copper cable from the rear of a building at 6600 Plaza Drive. (FOX 8 Photo)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are searching for two people who stripped a New Orleans East building of copper wiring. 

Investigators say the duo stole the copper cable wire around noon last Thursday from the rear of a building at 6600 Plaza Drive. 

New Orleans Police say after they stole the copper, they placed the wire in the back seat of a navy blue Volvo sedan and took off. 

Detectives say the men cased the business beforehand on May 29, when they stole a fold-up latter. 

If you know anything about this crime you're asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111. 

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