FREDERICK, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police arrested and charged a a man in connection to copper theft.
Zachary Daniel True was arrested at his home. On November 23, officials saw True remove copper pipes and wiring from a building located on Bucheimer Road. True was with two juveniles and left in a truck which had a large amount of copper pipes and wiring from industrial air conditioning units taken from vacant buildings in the area, police said.
He has been charged with 'Burglary 2nd degree (2 counts), Burglary 4th degree (3 counts), Theft $1,000 - $10,000, Theft Scheme $1,000 - $10,000, Malicious destruction of property under $1,000, Malicious destruction of property over $1,000 and Contributing to the condition of a child (2 counts),' police said.