STATUS: Approved

Alert Details
Theft Type: Reporting a Theft
Theft of: Telecommunications cable
Date and Time of Theft: 6/26/2022 1:00
Broadcast: 6/26/2022
United States Benton ILLINOIS 62812 FRANKLIN
Metal - Copper and Brass
Name Brand/Serial:
Color: Black
Length: 600
Diameter: 4
Weight(lbs.): 600
Total Dollar Amount: 4,000.00 (Estimated)
Additional Identifying Characteristics:
Approximately 600-800 feet of telecommunications cable (copper) stolen. Cable has black sheathing, with 200 pairs of cable on in the inside, but sheathing has likely been removed and would likely look as seen in photo. This amount of copper would cable would yield approximately 600 pounds of cable. However, amount of cable could vary greatly as this area has been hit numerous times. Individual in photo is likely involved in theft.

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Gender: M
Race: Caucasian
Age: 40
Weight(lbs.): 225
Height: 6 Feet 0 Inches
White male with well kept beard/mustache. Male appears to be balding on top of head.
Clothing Description:
Make: FOR
Model: F150
Style: Truck Single Unit
Color: Black
Additional Description:
Early 2000s, dark colored, Ford F150 FX4 pickup. Truck is two tone in color, with a lighter color on the rockers and over top of wheel wells. Truck has possible rust spot on driver side, bed rocker area.
Law Enforcement Information
Agency Name: Franklin County Sheriffs Department
Phone Number: (618) 438-4841
Email Address:
Officer Name: Office Keltner
Case Number: 22-1118
Broadcast Radius:
100 miles
Special Handling: