Copper theft arrest made in Wyoming Co.

Local - 5/10/2013 8:23 PM by Courtney Rosemond
OCEANA - A Wyoming County man is arrested after police say he broke into a pharmacy through the roof causing a substantial amount of damage.

Clarence Ronald Kirk 34, of Oceana was arrested and charged with breaking and entering and two counts of destruction of property after officers say he confessed to breaking into the Oceana Professional Pharmacy around 5:40 Friday morning looking for copper. 

Police Chief Jeffrey Barlow says that within two minutes of the alarm going off, his officers arrived on scene where they found Kirk walking alongside the building. Kirk is in Southern regional jail on a $10,000 dollar bond.


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