NEW ALBANY —
According to the probable-cause affidavit, the man told the officer he and Evans, who was also arrested at the scene, had been at the house to steal copper.
Evans was found by police hiding in the attic area of the home, police reported.
He told police he had been given a key by the tenant to help clean the home. The key was located by police in Evans’ pocket.
Evans later told police that he had stolen the key during the visit.