Westar Alleges Theft Of Electricity

By: AP/KAKE (Posted by Melissa Brunner)
By: AP/KAKE (Posted by Melissa Brunner)

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) _ Authorities are investigating a report that a Sedgwick County resident stole approximately $900 worth of electricity over the course of a year.

KAKE-TV reports that Westar Energy reported the theft to the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office. Deputies went to the address where the alleged theft occurred. They found that a hole had been drilled in the meter, and a wire had been inserted to keep it from running.

No arrests have been made so far.

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Information from: KAKE-TV.


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