Thieves nab more than $1,500 in copper



ALDEN, N.Y. (WIVB) — Another copper heist has police searching for a culprit and reviewing security tape.

Police are searching for the thieves who hacked away more than $1,500 in copper from a NYSEG substation in Alden.

Erie County Sheriff’s Deputies are searching for whomever cut through the Walden Avenue substation’s security fence and made off with the valuable metal.

Anybody with information is asked to call police at (716) 858-2903.