Del. police seek identity of copper burglar

WILMINGTON, Del. - September 13, 2010

It burglary occurred in the late afternoon/early evening hours on Saturday August 21, 2010 at The Guardian Company, located on the 800 block of S. Heald Street.

Police say the suspect entered the property and stormed through several trailers, removing rolls of copper piping and tools valued at approximately $25,000.

The suspect was able to flee the property, but not before being caught on camera.

He is described as a black male, standing between 5'05" and 5'07" tall, weighing 150-165 lbs, with a medium brown complexion, bald head, and average build. He was last seen wearing a purple t-shirt, jean shorts, and work gloves.

If you know the identification of the suspect, you are asked to contact State Police at 302-834-2630 ext. 254 or 8. You may also contact Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

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