Quantcast

Saturday, July 26, 2014         

 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

Two Kona men charged with copper theft from religious facility

By Star-Advertiser staff

POSTED:
LAST UPDATED: 04:54 a.m. HST, Apr 28, 2011


Big Island authorities charged two Kona men with felony copper theft and attempted copper theft, police said.

Police arrested Dallas Runyon, 31, and Gordon Kimo Lopes, 48, on Monday for allegedly stealing and attempting to steal copper at a religious facility.

At 1:30 p.m. Monday, police responded to the report of a theft in progress.

When officers arrived, they found individuals at the facility holding the two men, who had allegedly removed copper materials from a renovation at the religious facility.

During the investigation, detectives linked Lopes and Runyon to another copper theft that occurred 10:45 a.m. Tuesday and arrested them and then charged them Wednesday with that theft.

Police said the two men are each being held in lieu of $4,000 bail.







 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

IN OTHER NEWS
Breaking News
Blogs
Volley Shots
Fey, Enriques on MJNT

Political Radar
Wilhelmina Rise, et al.

Court Sense
Cold War

Political Radar
Climate change

Island Crafters
YouCanMakeThis.com

Warrior Beat
Empty pit

Political Radar
Switch

Political Radar
`Progressive hero’