City of Orange reports theft of services
Thursday, March 1, Orange police were dispatched to the 500 block of Dupont Dr., in reference to a theft of city services.
Officer James Gillen met with an employee with the City of Orange water department. The employee told police that a lock was placed on the main at the address and the meter read 276. Thursday when the city employee arrived at the address, the meter read 311, a difference of 35,000 gallons of water.
There was no known suspect, as the last registered resident showed the City of Orange. The City would like to pursue charges if a suspect is located and identified..
The theft of water was valued at $91.32.