OKCPD: Man electrocuted while trying to steal copper wire
OKLAHOMA CITY (KOKH) —
Oklahoma City police say a man was killed while he was trying to steal copper wire from a light pole.
According to police, the suspect was trying to take the wire from a pole near Reno and Martin Luther King Ave at around 4 a..m. Investigators say the man electrocuted himself and died.
The man's name has not been released.
Police told FOX 25 OG&E crews were repairing the light pole.