News

HCSO Deputies Arrest Trio Of Copper Thieves

By: CICELY MITCHELL
View Comments
(Photo Credit: thinkstock)

(Photo Credit: thinkstock)

Featured Items

77820352_8Hot Cheerleader - Funny Faces 2014

Small-WttJersey Ads Are Coming

Small-WttWatch: Are You Smarter Than A 6-10?

From Our CBS Music Sites

77820352_815 Things Men Think About During Sex

77820352_8 Renee Zellweger Releases Statement About 'New Face' Rumors

listicle 3 HCSO Deputies Arrest Trio Of Copper Thieves4 Things You Should Be Doing To Make Your Day Better

77820352_8Top 10 Horror Films

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

HOUSTON (CBS Houston) HCSO deputies arrested three men after they allegedly broke into a building in north Harris County Monday night and tried to steal copper wire.

According to officials, the crime took place around 11:30 p.m. Deputies responded to a building at 2222 W. FM 1960.

From left to right:  David Penate (29), Dimas Alvarenga-Quintanilla (27) and Jeronimo Avelar-Dubon (32) Photo Credit: HCSO)

From left to right:
David Penate (29), Dimas Alvarenga-Quintanilla (27) and Jeronimo Avelar-Dubon (32) Photo Credit: HCSO)

“A CenterPoint employee had been at the location checking electrical boxes and power connections when he noticed they had been tampered with and heard noises coming from inside the building, added authorities with the HCSO. “When deputies arrived they too heard noises coming from inside and moments later saw several suspects trying to flee. One of the suspects was arrested at the location. Two others fled on foot but were quickly apprehended.”

The trio of men  who were identified as David Penate, Dimas Alvarenga-Quintanilla and Jeronimo Avelar-Dubon, has been charged with evading arrest and burglary of a building.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 25,196 other followers