Cops hunt for toilet thief
ROSEVILLE, OH — A thief has been stealing toilet parts from men’s rooms throughout the town, according to WWJ-TV.
Deputy Police Chief Don Glandon has explained that the thief has been targeting the exposed piping that leads to a toilet or urinal, the article stated.
Scrap metal thieves targeting toilets are no amateur plumbers
"In one incident … one of the automatic flush mechanisms was taken so … that might lean towards someone took it for a job that he's doing or a replacement on some other piece of equipment," said Glandon.
According to the article, whoever is stealing the parts could be doing so to be scrapping the metal for a profit.
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