Someone cut a hole in a fence and stole about $9,000 worth of copper electrical wire from a business on Danenburg Drive, according to El Centro police call logs.

The incident occurred sometime between 4 p.m. on March 14 and 7 a.m. on March 17. A three-foot wide hole was cut into the property’s north fence line and about 300 feet of electrical wire was taken.

Staff Writer Chelcey Adami can be reached at 760-337-3452 or cadami@ivpressonline.com

I covered the border and Calexico for two-and-a-half years but am now the courts and crime reporter. I studied journalism at the University of Texas at Austin and previously worked as a staff photographer in Austin, Dallas, Costa Rica and rural Oklahoma.

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