Troopers: Amsterdam man stole $8,000 in copper

He is facing a third-degree grand larceny charge

TOWN OF AMSTERDAM – An Amsterdam man stole about $8,000 in copper from a local company, state police said Thursday.

Edward P. Ruggerio, 28, faces one count of third-degree grand larceny, a felony.

He is accused of taking the copper from Power and Composite Technologies LLC in the town of Amsterdam, state police said. 

Ruggerio was arraigned and ordered held on $5,000 bail.

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