Man accused of 1-ton copper theft from Graphic Packaging

A West Monroe man is facing a felony theft charge after an investigation into the disappearance of copper wire at the Graphic Packaging construction site.

According to an arrest report for Jory Lawrence, age 45, a construction worker at the site contacted the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office regarding the disappearance of 2,000 pounds of copper wire and a Troy-Bilt generator.

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