A home on St. Nicholas Road was the scene of a theft discovered last Thursday—actually, part of the home was the theft.
gave this description of the incident:
Five copper down spouts, each one eight feet in length, were removed from the back of the house. Although the theft was discovered on Thursday, the spouts may have been taken any time in the week before, police were told.
The total value of the 40 feet of copper is said to be $1,250—that's $250 a spout.
No damage was caused to the rest of the house.
These other metal thefts recently occurred in Darien:
- A Stamford man was arrested in April on an accusation he stole large from Stop & Shop in Goodwives Shopping Center.
- On March 24, from a construction site at 20 West Ave.
Editor's note: These other police reports have been published Monday on Darien Patch: