Tucson Police say they have caught a metal thief who barely made it out of a scrap year.
Francisco Robles, 50, was arrested Sunday night outside of Tucson Iron and Metal, located near 36th Street and Park Avenue.
Police got a call about a burglary in progress and officers say they saw Robles climbing over the fence as they arrived.
They say he was carrying a small amount of scrap wiring on him. Now he has been charged with third degree burglary.
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