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Couple arrested, accused of stealing copper gutters

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Jul 18 2013 05:57:09 AM CDT
Updated On: Jul 18 2013 06:05:58 AM CDT

David Whitfield, Jr.

FARMVILLE, PITT COUNTY -

Officials in Farmville arrested two people, accused of stealing copper gutters.

The Pitt County Sheriff's Office said David Whitfield, Jr., 23, and his pregnant girlfriend, Stephanie Awadallah, stole copper gutters and sold them to metal recyclers.

Whitfield Jr. is charged with felony larceny.

Both face several other charges, including felony obtaining property by false pretense.

Whitfield Jr. was placed under a $15,000.00 secure bond.

Awadallah was arrested and given a $3,000.00 bond.