Rocky Mount police have arrested four men who allegedly stole copper from ten vacant apartments.
Officers responded to the 500 block of Starling Way Wednesday afternoon after receiving a call of suspicions person walking around vacant apartments. When officers arrived, the four suspects fled on foot, but were later apprehended. After further investigation officers discovered the men had attempted to steal copper from the vacant apartments.
In custody at the Nash County Jail are Courtney Durham, 22, Tyrone Stewart, 24, Demetrius Williams, 26, and Richmond Fulmore, 24, all of Raleigh.
They were each charged with ten counts of felony breaking and entering, ten counts of larceny after breaking and entering, ten counts of damage to property and possession of burglary tools.
Durham, Stewart and Fulmore received $30,000 bonds. Williams received a $40,000 bond.