Copper Thief Caught In Texoma

A man is behind bars this afternoon facing many charges.

The Wichita County Sheriff's Office says deputies went to the 1300 block of Burkburnett Road after calls came in about subjects selling stolen copper. When Sergeant Derald Choate approached the suspects he says the 40-year-old passenger in the vehicle gave a false name.

Brent Alan Parish was arrested and charged with an outstanding warrant for theft over $20,000 and under a $100,000, failure to identify and an outstanding warrant for burglary of a habitation.