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Thieves hit entire block

(Copper thieves strike again)…El Centro Police are investigating the latest incident.

This time thieves hit the 300 block of West Ross Avenue. Officials say around 100 feet of copper tubing was stolen Monday from various air conditioning units in the block. It is estimated the total cost to repair the units will run around $6,000. Officials suspect the thefts occurred some time between last Thursday and Monday morning. No suspects have been identified. The public is asked to contact El Centro police if they have any information surrounding the thefts.