LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a man has been electrocuted in Los Angeles while trying to steal copper from electrical equipment.
It happened shortly before 7:30 p.m. Friday in an industrial area of South Los Angeles.READ MORE: UPDATE: News Crew Security Guard Shot in Oakland Dies From Injuries; Photo of Suspect Vehicle Released
City News Service authorities suspect that the man broke into a 4.8-kilovolt station that would provide electricity to a home or small business.READ MORE: UPDATE: 2 Men Shot Outside South Bay High School Football Playoff Game
His name hasn’t been released.MORE NEWS: COVID: Expert Says New Omicron Coronavirus Variant Likely Already in U.S.
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