Southeastern Forge was robbed of hundreds of dollars in copper wiring over the weekend, police said.
The burglary happened between noon Friday and 4:30 a.m. Monday. The thieves entered the warehouse through the southside door and took six 130-foot lengths of copper wires and a security system, Columbus police said.
The burglars seriously damaged the building’s main power system and its air compressor. The damage was estimated at $150,000, police said.
The main office was also hit. Every filing cabinet in the room was knocked to the floor.