Verizon offers $10,000 reward for information on those who allegedly cut fiber-optic lines in Evesham this past winter

Verizon is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) allegedly responsible for deliberately severing the company’s fiber-optic and copper communications lines.

Special to The Sun: Photo provided by the Evesham Township Police Department.

The following information was shared by the Evesham Township Police Department:

Verizon is now offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) allegedly responsible for deliberately severing the company’s fiber-optic and copper communications lines in Southern New Jersey communities.

During the overnight hours of Jan. 5 and Feb. 23, police say an unknown individual(s) allegedly severed fiber-optic and copper communications lines in Evesham Township, causing hundreds of residents to lose phone and internet access.

If anyone has information regarding these crimes, they are asked to contact the Evesham Township Police Department at (856) 983-1116, the Confidential Tip Line at (856) 983-4699 or email at Facebook@Eveshampd.org.

Anonymous tips can text ETPDTIP to 847411.