150 Feet Of Copper Pipe Stripped From Medford Home

By Steve Beck

MEDFORD, N.J. (CBS) – Police in a Burlington County town are investigating the theft of copper piping from a vacant home that was soon to be occupied.

The theft happened in the early morning hours of March 1st inside a home in the 200 block of Mt. Holly Road in Medford, New Jersey.

According to investigators, the soon-to-be-tenant found that over 150 feet of copper pipe, which supplied water to the house, had been stripped out of the basement.

Police say that the suspect(s) forced their way into the home through a rear door.

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Medford Police department.

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  • Alec

    How is the Medford School DS paying his legal bills? Copper?

  • Johan

    Another good reason to go with plastic pipe!

  • JC

    good question Jeff. i was wondering the same thing and should be a pretty basic question that you’d think a reporter would ask

    • Jeff Hodges

      JC, maybe they’ll update the story and add our names.

  • Jeff Hodges

    From someone who has no idea. What is the value of something like that??

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