Big Spring Police Make $40K Oil Field Theft Bust 10/15/12
CBS 7 Staff Reports
HOWARD COUNTY - A fire call lead Big Spring Police to the recovery of $40,000 worth of stolen property from Ector County.
After putting out a pit fire at 101 Broken Bow Road, equipment was discovered that was reported stolen from Ector County.
A search warrant was issued and deputies recovered a 20-foot trailer, oil field valves and equipment, electrical parts, and several spools of copper and aluminum wire. In addition to the oil field equipment, deputies found methamphetamines and a stolen rifle.
Robert Allen Pasquale, of Odessa, was arrested for theft, and possession of a controlled substance.
This case is still open and more arrests are expected.