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Nov 12, 2013 6:38 PM

Man Wanted for Copper Theft Ditches Deputies at River

CORPUS CHRISTI - Authorities chased a man wanted for stealing copper to the Nueces River where they lost his trail this afternoon. The Sheriff's Office and Corpus Christi ISD Police went to the home of John Wilson along County Rd 73 to serve the warrant, but he took off running.

Surveillance images from Calk Elementary show a man walking away with bundles if wires. Authorities tell us they found bundles of wire in the Wilson's front yard today.

He's still out there somewhere, so if you know where he's hiding call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS.


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