Man arrested on theft of copper wire



Atascosa County Deputy Joshua Ruiz noticed a black Nissan 4 door car parked near a fence line that was cut on HWY 281 north of Old Pleasanton Road while patrolling on June 7. Deputy Ruiz noticed evidence of a vehicle driving through the area of the fence that was cut. Deputy Ruiz followed the tracks on to the ranch property and located a stolen Ford pickup with copper wire in the bed of the truck, which was also believed to be stolen. While on the ranch property Deputy Ruiz located and arrested 29-year-old Robert Edward Nelle, of 11000 block of Hwy 181 S. in San Antonio for Criminal Trespass of a Habitation and Theft Over $500.00. Edward Nelle has a total bond of $9,000.00 for the two charges.



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