In the past week, metal thieves have been working hard. The likes ofRichard Goodface and Duane Brown, have allegedly been stealing the cast-iron metal storm grates
for meager recycling money. Others havestolen the metal vases off of gravesites
at cemeteries in Denver, Golden and Wheat Ridge.
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SHOW ME HOW
That's annoying and pathetic. It's also expensive for taxpayers and emotionally painful for mourners.
But for every piece of metal that is sold, there is someone willing to buy it.
And the people who do are just as shmucky as the thieves themselves.
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