Not Free!: Police Taser, Arrest Male For Stealing Cable From AT&T Box

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - One man is behind bars and another is on the run after Cleveland Police and Firefighters caught the men stealing cable from an AT&T box.

Two men were apparently underneath the Lorain-Carnagie Bridge stealing the cable from an AT&T box when police and arson investigators arrived.

One suspect was tased and apprehended, while the other male fled prompting a search of the neighborhood.

A K-9 cop was brought in to help with the search.

Police estimate the thieves caused about a quarter-million dollars worth of damage to the box.

The second suspect remains on the run.

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