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Daytime thief steals high-grade metal in Unity

| Wednesday, May 2, 2012, 8:58 p.m.

State police at Greensburg are seeking the public's help in solving a daylight theft of $9,750 worth of metal from Kennametal Inc. in Unity last month.

Police said surveillance photographs show a white male removing 15 pieces of the high-grade, Inconel metal from the facility at 1600 Technology Way at 12:48 p.m. Sept. 29. Inconel is a nickel-chromium alloy.

Police said the man was driving a gray Ford van with blue stripes on the side and a small Harley-Davidson sticker in the left rear window.

The thief has dark hair and a medium build.

Anyone with information is asked to telephone state police Trooper Michael McElfresh at 724-832-3288.

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