Copper Thieves Steal From Hawaiian Telcom

(Kalaeloa, HI) -- Copper thieves are on the loose after stealing from Hawaii Telcom. They apparently stole 300 feet of copper wire from Kalaeloa near the now closed Barbers Point Naval Air Station. The thieves are accused of sawing off two aerial cables on Franklin D. Roosevelt Avenue. It potentially caused disruption for Hawaiian Telcom customers. This is the seventh time in just two years that copper wire was stolen from Hawaiian Telcom.