Sanford men arrested for string of home burglaries and copper theft
SANFORD (WGME) -- Two Sanford men are behind bars following a string of home burglaries and also for stealing copper.
Sanford police say they arrested 40-year-old Jeremy Cook and 35 -year-old Richard Stewart for over a dozen unsolved burglaries of vacant homes throughout York County.
They say Cook and Stewart also stole copper from CMP substations in Sanford and Lebanon.
Police say they caught both men inside a vacant home in Springvale cutting out the copper piping.
They're being held on $10,000 bail.