PALM DESERT (CBS) — A man suspected of stealing copper from a public library in Rancho Mirage was behind bars on Friday.
Deputies said in a news release that they received information from a recycling business in Banning regarding copper which was recently sold to them.READ MORE: Woman Reported Missing In Rowland Heights Found
Following an investigation, deputies say the copper fit the description of copper sheets stolen from the Rancho Mirage Library on July 2.READ MORE: Lakers Give OKC Their First Win Of The Season
Authorities subsequently arrested 45-year-old Steven Cain at his home in Palm Desert.
Cain was booked into the Riverside County Jail on suspicion of grand theft, felony vandalism, possession of stolen property and commercial burglary, deputies added.MORE NEWS: AA Flight From New York's JFK To John Wayne Airport Diverts To Denver After Flight Attendant Attacked By Passenger
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