CAMBRIDGE (CBS) – Harvard University police are looking for a man who made off with 500 to 600 pounds of old X-Ray film.
Police say the man showed up at Harvard posing as a worker from EVOLVE Corporation, a company that recovers old X-Ray film and made off with the large load of film.READ MORE: Celtics Beat Short-Handed Raptors For 4th Win In 6 Games
According to investigators, the old film contains silver and can be refined to extract the silver.READ MORE: Keller @ Large: Why 'Don't Talk To Strangers' May Be The Wrong Advice For Children
One X-Ray recycling company CBSBoston.com spoke with said the silver in the film could be worth as much as $700.MORE NEWS: Mother Mourns Loss Of Lowell Murder Victim Dejah Jenkins-Minus: 'I'm Hurt, I'm Numb'
Police posted surveillance photos of the suspect on MassMostWanted. They are asking anyone who recognizes the man in the photo to contact them.