Reward increased in stolen cable equipment cases

The reward to find whomever's responsible for stealing cable equipment has been increased to $15,000

August 23, 2011 8:03:46 AM PDT
Crime Stoppers and the Harris County Sheriff's Office are hoping you can help them identify a suspect who stole Comcast cable equipment. They are increasing the reward in hopes of generating leads.

Comcast says the power supply equipment was stolen from multiple locations on multiple occasions across the Houston area. The equipment transmits power to equipment in households subscribing to Comcast.

Crime Stoppers, along with Comcast, is increasing the award in this case. Anyone whose information results in an arrest and or the filing of felony charges in this case will be eligible for up to $15,000 cash reward.

If you have any information about the stolen power supplies, call Crime Stoppers at at 713-222-TIPS. Tips can also be sent in via the internet to, or by text message. Text TIP610 and your tip information to CRIMES. All tipsters remain anonymous.