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Three facing felony charges for copper wire theft

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Barry Wayne Junior, 54 (Source: Texarkana, TX Police Department) Barry Wayne Junior, 54 (Source: Texarkana, TX Police Department)
Ricky Leon Davis, 53 (Source: Texarkana, TX Police Department) Ricky Leon Davis, 53 (Source: Texarkana, TX Police Department)
Billy Darnell Jacobs, 41 (Source: Texarkana, TX Police Department) Billy Darnell Jacobs, 41 (Source: Texarkana, TX Police Department)
TEXARKANA, TX (KSLA) -

Three men are facing felony charges in Texarkana, accused of ripping the copper out of a home with the intent of selling it.

Texarkana, Texas police were alerted to suspicious activity in the home in the 900 block of Lake Drive on Thursday. When officers arrived they found 41-year-old  Billy Darnell Jacobs, 54-year-old Barry Wayne Junior and 53-year-old Ricky Leon Davis inside.

Officers quickly determined that the three men were salvaging copper out of the house. All three have been charged with felony theft of copper and booked into the BiState Jail.

Police say the investigation is ongoing and will not release any further information at this time.

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