A joint investigation by law enforcement in Warrick and Spencer Counties has led to an arrest in connection with ongoing thefts of telephone cable but sheriff's deputies say their work isn't finished.
There have been 13 separate thefts of telephone cable along rural county roads that began toward the end of September and continued through Tuesday of this week.
Dean W. Bannister, 42 of Boonville, has been arrested and is currently being housed in the Spencer County Jail. Bannister is also facing charges of theft in Warrick County.
According to AT&T officials the thefts have already cost the company a lot of money and put customer safety in jeopardy.
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