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Copper Thieves Get Prison Time, $5,000 Restitution

Two of three people convicted of stealing more than 500 pounds of copper from a railroad signal system near Wells in 2011 have been sentenced to a year and a half in federal prison.

05/16/2013

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Police: Lucky Copper Thieves Missed Poison Pipe

Police in Henderson say copper thieves stole more than 500 feet of copper tubing from the roof of a cold storage warehouse, but didn’t cut into a pipe carrying deadly ammonia gas.

10/17/2012

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Daughter Of Las Vegas’ Founding Father Dies At 104

Huguette M. Clark, the mysterious copper heiress who became the subject of public fascination and police investigation after a century of life as a recluse, died Tuesday morning at age 104, registered under a fake […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/24/2011

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