Rocky Mount police say they caught a woman stealing copper wire from a church.
Officers were called to New Revelation Baptist Church at 529 Myrtle Avenue for a larceny in progress. The say they found 47-year-old Cassandra Mayo with several bags of cut copper, wire snips, and a box cutter.
Police investigated the scene, and say Mayo had taken the copper wire from the church.
Mayo is charged with possession of burglary tools and misdemeanor larceny. Police say she was issued a $1,000 unsecured bond.