Man Charged for Stealing Oilfield Supplies

A 29-year-old is behind bars after stealing oilfield equipment from the J and M oil field services.

The arrest affidavit shows the theft happened back in December. However, Wedell Dane Bivens was arrested yesterday.

Records show that he sold the stolen property. All of the stolen items are valued at over $26,000, and after being interviewed by police, Bivens admitted to stealing the property.

Bivens said he stole the items and sold them so he could pay rent on a house a family member was living in.

Bivens is charged with theft over $20,000, Under $100,000. His bond is currently $50,000.