Copper Wire Stolen from NIPSCO Truck in LaPorte; Investigation Underway

LaPorte police are investigating the theft of copper wire from a business on State Road 2. Reports indicate that the copper wire had been stolen from a NIPSCO truck at their facility at 1501 State Road 2 West between 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. Thursday. The suspect made off with four rolls of copper wire.

Police are encouraging anyone with information regarding this crime or any other suspicious activity to contact the LaPorte Police Department at (219) 362-9446, or visit to submit a tip. You can remain anonymous while providing this vital information, doing your part to make the community safer. Please be as specific as you can and provide as many details as possible about the activity you are reporting.