Florida men caught with stolen power pole strapped to SUV in wake of Hurricane Irma

Free Republic

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – During a time where a large number of Florida residents are without power in the wake of Hurricane Irma, two Florida men were caught attempting to steal a $2,500 utility pole.

42-year-old Blake Lee Waller and 46-year-old Victor Walter Apeler were arrested on grand theft charges Wednesday after someone reported seeing them load the pole onto the top of their car, according to the Jacksonville sheriff’s office.

(Excerpt) Read more at usmedtimes.com

 

“Uhm, what pole, officer?”