Man arrested for stealing copper

Davis is charged with felony theft by taking

Albany Police arrested a man for reportedly stealing about $1500 worth of copper and other metals.

31-year-old Ashley Odell Davis was arrested after Evelyn Waddell told officers her neighbor saw two white men in a tan jeep removing steel I-beams and metal off her property on 16th Avenue.

Officers found Davis about a block away from the home. Davis is being held in the Dougherty County Jail without bond.