Four men arrested following S. Idaho copper thefts

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) - A father and son and two other men police say stole nearly $15,000 worth of copper in south-central Idaho are facing felony charges.

The Times-News reports in a story on Tuesday that 39-year-old Larry Hendricks and 18-year-old Cody Hendricks are charged with theft by receiving stolen property and criminal conspiracy.

Twenty-year-old Conner Edward Owen and 25-year-old Daniel Jerke are charged with felony grand theft and felony attempted grand theft.

Police arrested the Hendrickses on Wednesday. Owen and Jerke were arrested March 14.

Police say some of the thefts occurred at an Idaho Power substation.

The four men are scheduled to appear in Twin Falls County Magistrate Court on Friday.

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Information from: The Times-News