Long Beach city workers charged after allegedly stealing road signs for scrap metal
Two Long Beach city employees are accused of stealing road signs from the city’s sign shop and selling them as scrap metal.
Police say Thomas O’Brien, 26, allegedly sold more than 300 pounds of the city’s aluminum signs. Ivan Maxwell, 28, is accused of aiding O’Brien in the scheme. Both Long Beach men were arrested this week.
Officials say the two worked at the city’s sign shop and were...