All fields are required.
Metra police have charged with felony theft a suspect who was trespassing in one of the railroad's yards.The suspect, Orlando Dampier, entered the yard Tuesday and stole $1,500 worth of copper wire, Metra officials said in a press release. He also is a suspect in multiple thefts from Metra property, and additional Metra Police charges are pending.A second suspect who also was trespassing Tuesday fled the area, but Metra detectives have identified that suspect and are seeking his arrest.To learn more about rail yard thefts, read this March feature on progressiverailroading.com.
G&W's Hellmann to receive 2017 Railroad Innovator Award from Progressive Railroading, RailTrends »
FRA, FTC to award $197 million in PTC grants »
G&W acquires Heart of Georgia Railroad »
U.S., Canadian railroads post traffic gain in Week 21 »
UTA reports ridership growth on S-Line streetcar »