Wilson County deputies say a man wanted for stealing copper wire in a five county area over the past several months in now behind bars.
Steven Narron was nabbed Saturday by state troopers on a DWI charge after a traffic stop. The Middlesex man was also wanted on 27 counts of felony larceny involving the theft of copper wiring from cell towers and electrical power line locations. Deputies say the thefts occurred in Wilson, Nash, Wake, Johnston and Franklin counties.
The 44-year-old man's bond is set at $208,660 and has a February 14th court date.