A Frankfort man has been arrested following the report of missing copper piping from a Bangor Road home.

The owner of a rental property on the road reported to police Aug. 19 that copper piping had been stripped from the home’s basement.

Detective Merl Reed of the Waldo County Sheriff’s Office checked into a scrap metal facility in Frankfort and learned that a man had brought in copper piping on two different occasions and was paid approximately $370.

As a result Darrell A. Harvey, 25, of Frankfort was arrested and charged with burglary and theft.