Brownsville police are reporting an unusual string of thefts, pressure valves, that are believed to be sold on the black market.
Investigators say the several of these types of thefts have been reported since last month. It’s believed they are sold to companies who specialize in iron and scrap metal with a market value of about $300.
Authorities went on to add that the majority of the thefts have been reported in northern part of Brownsville. Anyone with information is asked to call crime stoppers at 956-546-TIPS (8477).