Kentucky man arrested for stealing copper from cell phone tower

Kentucky man arrested for stealing copper from cell phone tower

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Timothy Shepherd (Photo courtesy: Harlan County Sheriff's Office) Timothy Shepherd (Photo courtesy: Harlan County Sheriff's Office)
CUMBERLAND, Ky. (WATE) - A Kentucky man is facing charges after being arrested Wednesday for stealing copper.

Detectives say Timothy Shepherd, 34, stole wiring from an Appalachian Wireless cell phone tower over the past couple weeks. 

 Investigators say they caught Shepherd stripping the wire over the weekend.

He's being held in the Harlan County Detention Center.

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