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New Albany: Water tanks among items stolen from unfinished homes

The New Albany Police Department is investigating the theft of several items from four adjacent homes under construction in the 4000 block of Sedgwick Drive and the 7000 block of Bulrush Court.

According to police reports, five hot-water tanks, eight interior cabinets, an air-conditioning unit and a garage-door opener were stolen from the houses between 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, and 10:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10.

The five hot-water tanks all were removed from the basements of the homes and there was no sign of forced entry, according to police reports.