The theft occurred sometime between 5:45 p.m. Sunday night and 8 a.m. Monday morning, Thomas said. The thief or thieves cut two locks off a fenced area.
The items stolen included 200 feet of 4/10 copper wire, 100 feet of 500 copper wire, 150 feet of 1000 copper wire, 48 metal transition plates and 144 three-quarter inch ss bolts. Thomas said the stolen items have a combined value of about $5,000.
There were no witnesses or suspects as of Tuesday afternoon.
Anyone with information on this incident should contact the Talladega Police Department at 256-362-4508 or call the anonymous tip line at 256-299-0011.