Police Arrest Alleged Motel Thieves


POSTED: Sunday, March 20, 2011 - 5:08pm

UPDATED: Sunday, March 20, 2011 - 8:56pm

EL PASO – Police arrested two men for stealing copper material from a vacant motel that's been closed down for business.

Police said 38-year-old David Mort and 49-year-old Joseph Pacioni were caught exiting the Coronado Motel in West El Paso. They had rolls of copper used or either plumbing or electrical work.

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if it's abandoned, the owner has given up rights of ownership, so how can it be considered stealing, if there is no owner.

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