Video captures church copper thief in action

Courtesy of Memphis Police Dept.
Courtesy of Memphis Police Dept.

(WMC-TV) – Police are searching for the man caught on surveillance video stealing scrap metal from a Memphis church.

Police were called to the Greater Faith Baptist Church on Haynes Street, where they say the copper on two air conditioner units was stolen.

The suspect, who was caught on camera, is a black man, about 5'11" to 6'1" tall, 160-170 pounds, with a slim build. He was wearing a cap, jacket, and dark-colored pants.

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