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Clayton police looking for drain cover thief

Posted May 16, 2008

— Clayton police are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for stealing storm drain covers in the city.

Police say they have received several reports of the covers being stolen.

Anyone with information on larcenies is urged to contact the Clayton Police Department at 919-553-4611.


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  • Fuquay Resident May 16, 2008

    Angier had a problem a few years ago with people stealing manhole covers.

  • HappyGirl08 May 16, 2008

    why would you steal these? They have to weigh a ton and really, do you think the people at scrap metal yards aren't going to be suspicous.

  • blackdog May 16, 2008

    ...check the metal scrap yards....