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There used to be gold and copper mining on the northern coast of
In the evening of September 22nd of this year, two thieves bored a hole through a chimney in one of the deserted factories, because they had heard that there were metals left over that could be sold. They worked for two hours with hammers, drills, and other tools to make a hole large enough for an adult to crawl through; there is some concern for their health, because the site is contaminated with heavy metals. They went to all this effort in order to steal two lead plates, each weighing over sixty kilograms; each plate is valued at around NT$1,000, so for all their effort, they would have netted a haul worth about US$62.00. Don’t forget that they not only had to bore that hole through the chimney to get in, but they also had to haul 120 kilograms of lead out and make their getaway. Just as well for them that they got caught in the act.
上述文依2007/09/24 00:09 記者:記者呂國寶、秦蕙蘭／基隆報導