EYEWITNESS NEWS (WBRE/WYOU-TV) — You may have heard of criminals stealing copper pipes, bronze grave markers and other precious metals in order to trade them for cash. But one thing not many people think to steal… used cooking oil.

Thieves are selling the used oil to be converted into biodiesel.

Eyewitness News has been reporting on the thefts in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania.

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