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(Mendota Police Department photo)

Mendota Police officials are investigating a burglary and motor vehicle theft incident that occurred at the Commonwealth Edison Sub-Station on Friday.

According to a report, police were notified of a burglary at the building in the 1600 blk. of W. Division St. at around 7:00 a.m.

Upon investigation, officers discovered that a ComEd utility truck was stolen from the property as well as an undisclosed amount of copper wiring.

Illinois State Police Crime Scene Services were called in to assist the Mendota Police Department with processing the scene.

The incident is under investigation at this time.

Officials say the stolen utility truck was located just a few miles from the scene.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the Mendota Police Department at (815) 539-9331.

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