Man suspected of copper wire theft

(Source: CPSO)
(Source: CPSO)

The following is a Press Release from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office:

On April 23, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office deputies were dispatched in reference to a burglary where over $8,000 worth of copper wire was stolen from a warehouse at the Conoco plant in Westlake.

After further investigation, detectives arrested John A. Domino, 32, 2404 Demarest Street, Lake Charles, in connection with the burglary and theft.  During a search of Domino's residence, detectives located and recovered the stolen copper in the backyard of Domino's house. When questioned by detectives, he confirmed he stole the copper wiring from the warehouse at the Conoco plant.

Domino was booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with simple burglary; simple criminal damage to property; and theft over $1,500.

Judge Kent Savoie set his bond at $12,500.

The investigation is continuing with more arrests possible.

Detective Glenn Lowery is the lead investigator in this case.