Illinois man sentenced to 30 months in prison for stealing copper - KMOV.com

Illinois man sentenced to 30 months in prison for stealing copper

(KMOV) – A Granite City, Illinois man was sentenced to 30 months in prison today for stealing approximately 900 pounds of industrial copper wiring.

John F. Martin, 51, stole the copper from a commercial storage site in Bridgeton, Missouri in August 2009.

Martin pled guilty to one felony count of interstate transportation of stolen property in May.

Martin also has to pay $60,000 in restitution to the victim.
 

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