Arrest Made in Attempted Copper Theft

class=”alignleft size-full wp-image-40689″ src=”” alt=”Donald-Ray-Clifton-Sr-mug” width=”169″ height=”225″ />Alexandria police arrested Donald Clifton Sr. and charged him with unauthorized entry of critical infrastructure and disturbing the peace by intoxication.

Just before 8pm last night, APD officers were dispatched to the Hunter Power Electrical Plant in reference to a burglary in progress. Someone called, reporting a man was on the property trying to steal copper out of a recycling bin.

Clifton was arrested and taken to the Rapides Parish Detention Center for booking. This is his 25th booking in Rapides Parish.

KLAX ABC 31 News 10/7/14