State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating the theft of copper wire from a Schuylkill County residence.

Troopers said unknown persons entered the residence of Richard Roger Haynes, Fidler Court, Pine Grove Township, and removed about 150 pounds of scrap copper wire. The incident occurred sometime between Dec. 18 at 4 p.m. and Dec. 19 at 3:30 p.m.