Damage worse than theft
Thieves stole at least three AC units from behind an office complex on East 5th North Street September 19, according to the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office.
According to the incident report, thieves cut their way through a fence at the back of the property and proceeded to steal the units, damaging the parts they left behind.
Total damage is estimated to be $6,000. According to the report, the units were valued at $1 each.