Hurlock man charged with theft of copper wire

29-year-old Troy Lee Short, of Hurlock, MD

A Hurlock man is facing charges, after he apparently stole a large amount of wire from a utility company.

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s says on July 15, 29-year-old Troy Lee Short, took $45,000 worth of copper wire from Shore Utility in Hurlock.

He was charged with theft over $10,000 but under $100,000, and fourth degree burglary. Short is being held on a $75,000 bond.

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