Copper wire theft causes about $56K in damage

Fountain Park Shopping Center on Macon Road has suffered $56,000 in damages to various rooftop air conditioning units.

An air conditioning technician noticed the damage when he was repairing one of the machines at Winn Dixie.

A total of nine air conditioning units had several copper pieces stolen.

The thefts are thought to have happened sometime between Friday night and Monday morning.

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