Thieves tear down door, taking copper at metal company

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus law enforcement is looking for any leads in a recent burglary that occurred at a metal recycling company.

We're told as much as $9,000 in copper was stolen.

The manager of ABC Metal Recycling on Martin Luther King Boulevard told police that two men broke in the business around 3:50 a.m. by tearing a hole in a door – taking copper, cash and a computer.

If you have any information that could aid in this case, please call Columbus Police.

This was not the first time ABC Metal was targeted by burglars. Check out our previous report, "Suspected copper thief caught on tape".

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