This time, it was in the 3700 block of Farr Avenue. A homeowner contacted police on Wednesday afternoon when it was discovered that two 20-foot long copper downspouts had been stolen from the rear of the home.
This was one of several reports in the past week. Others include:
- Copper drain piping stolen from the side of a building at 10484 Armstrong Street between April 7 and April 21.
- Copper drainage spouts stolen from the front of a home in the 3700 block of Farr Avenue. The homeowner noted that a similar theft had occurred at a neighboring residence.
- Two copper downspouts stolen from the guest house at the rear of a property in the 3600 block of Chain Bridge Road.
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