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|591||Damage Telephone/Power Line|
|591.5||Remove / destroy / damage wireless communication device to prevent summoning assistance or law enforcement|
|591.5(A)||Unlawful or malicious removal or destruction of any wireless communication device to prevent summoning assistance or notifying law enforcement of a crime.|