500 Pounds Of Copper Stolen From Lower Woodstock Motel

Posted on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 11:32 AM

Police are looking for suspects after 500 pounds of copper was stolen from a motel in Lower Woodstock.

The RCMP say someone found the copper on the bank of the Saint John River in Lower Woodstock last Friday evening.

Officers determined the copper was taken from the nearby Cozy Cabins motel, causing significant damage to the motel's electrical and water systems.

Police believe it happened between Feb. 20 and 23 and those responsible would have spent several hours removing the copper.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact West District RCMP at (506) 325-3000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.