Pair Arrested for Stealing Copper Wire
Harlingen police arrested two individuals who were trying to steal copper wire in a neighborhood.
On Wednesday morning, a concerned citizen flagged down a police officer on the 2400 block of Shirley street and informed the officer he witnessed two people stealing wire from a neighborhood utility pole. Police questioned 43 year-old Mitzi Ashley and 48 year-old Michael Tanner and then arrested the pair for theft. Tanner's bond was set at $10,000 dollars and Ashley's bond was set at $5,000 dollars.