A large quantity of copper cable has been reported stolen in Carbon County.

State police at Lehighton said two reels of copper cable were stolen from 180 Pine St., Lower Towamensing Township. The theft was reported at 4:27 a.m. on July 12.

The cable is the property of Pencor Services, of Palmerton, and is valued at $1,956.

Troopers said the criminals had to use a truck to remove the reels from the site.