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Portales Man Gets 5 1/2 Years for Copper Theft

A Portales man will spend the next five and a half years of his life in jail for copper theft.  

Pedro Galvan was convicted and sentenced today for stealing copper wiring and aluminum strips from a property in Roosevelt County in October.

Sheriff's deputies also found burglary tools like binoculars and wire cutters on the property that belonged to galvan and another man.

When he is released, Galvan must also serve one year of parole.

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