3 charged in air conditioning copper thefts

July 17, 2011 7:25:24 AM PDT
Three South Side men were due in bond court Sunday in connection with copper thefts.

Tony Jenkins, 43, Tony Jenkins, 19, and 21-year-old Christopher Potts were arrested Saturday when police responded to a burglary in progress in the 9000-block of South Throop.

The men reportedly had copper condensers used in commercial air conditioning units.

Each is now each charged with felony theft.