Meter thefts alleged
Posted: Tuesday, October 2, 2012 4:00 pm
The Messenger, October 2, 2012
A South Fulton man has been charged with multiple counts of theft after allegedly stealing electric meters from Martin businesses.
Justin Tyler Bynum, 23, of 4540 Country Club Road, South Fulton, was charged last week with 10 counts of theft of property, according to an affidavit the Martin Police Department filed in Weakley County General Sessions Court.
During a Sept. 25 interview with police, Bynum allegedly admitting to stealing electric meters from businesses in Martin. Investigation by police revealed it involved the theft of 10 separate electric meters.
After the interview, Bynum was escorted to the various locations and allegedly revealed to police investigators where some of the missing meters were placed after he removed them, according to the affidavit.