COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus police say they have solved nearly a dozen copper theft cases with just one arrest.
Herbert Covington, 48, faces multiple charges after being arrested in connection to air conditioner unit thefts from a local plumbing company back in March.
Since his arrest, police have linked him to an additional eight cases of theft.
Covington's bond charges added up to nearly $50,000. His case has been bound over to superior court.