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Lexington Man Arrested In Connection To Copper Wire Theft

Posted at 9:09 AM, Jan 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-10 09:09:43-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man has been arrested in connection to the theft of copper wire from a construction site.

According to an arrest citation, 44-year-old Jason Wallace stole the wire from the Salvation Army, located on East New Circle Road, on Dec. 10 and Dec. 14.

His image was caught on a trail camera located inside the building.

Wallace was arrested Wednesday in Lexington.

He is facing numerous charges, including three counts of third-degree burglary, possession of burglary tools, and first-degree fleeing or evading police.

**This incident was featured in one of our recent Crime Stoppers segment: