State police at Lehighton are investigating a burglary at an abandoned/empty residence in Carbon County.

Troopers said a residence in the 100 block of Wintergreen Rd., in Towamensing Township, was entered sometime between Sept. 21 and Oct. 21. Troopers said the property is going through a bank foreclosure and has been unoccupied since July.

Entry was gained through an unlocked garage door. Removed was about 20-feet of copper piping off the furnace in the basement of the home. The property owner is listed as Joan Martz, of Raymond Street, Lehighton.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call troopers at (610) 377-4270.