ATHENS, AL (WAFF) - Athens Police Department received a complaint about copper being stolen from T&C Stamping on Wednesday afternoon.
Management said they had an employee that had taken 128 pounds of copper washers and copper contacts to Tennessee Valley Recycling Center in Athens between July and September 2014.
The value of the theft was reported to be $1734.44.
On Thursday morning, investigators arrested Tyrone Lamont Witchard for the theft and charged him with second degree theft of property.
Witchard was booked at the police department and transferred to the county jail.