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Stolen saw capable of cutting metal

| Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, 12:00 p.m.

An industrial saw with a 12- to 14-inch blade that is capable of sawing through metal was stolen in a burglary early Friday at the Old Fifth Avenue School on the Bluff.

The chain saw, which holds a half-gallon of gasoline, was taken along with some locks and chains in the break-in that city police said occurred about 4:30 a.m.

City police alerted officers throughout the city about the theft but said they do not believe the saw was taken by Group of 20 summit demonstrators, who would not have known a saw was in the building.

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