Alleged copper thief arrested in Durant

By: KXII Staff Email
By: KXII Staff Email

DURANT, Okla. -- A Bryan County man is in jail for stealing expensive copper wire. Officers arrested Rockey Jim Oliver at about 3:30 Friday morning.

The call came in as a suspicious person at the 'Money Talks Trailer Park' on Main Street in Durant.

The officer noticed copper wire in the backseat of Oliver’s car.

He first said it belonged to his brother, but it matched the description of stolen wire stolen in Atoka County where he faces possession of stolen property (copper) charges.


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  • by curious Location: durant on Oct 16, 2007 at 05:47 AM
    They might want to check into some break ins in the Bennington area, there was some interesting things taken, for his brother-in-law to be in the heat and air business.
  • by midniteryder Location: SHERMAN on Oct 13, 2007 at 05:31 PM
    Knowing Bryan County, he won't sit in jail long
  • by Mork Location: Ork on Oct 13, 2007 at 01:32 PM
    The "Money Talks Trailer Park"??? Now that's funny by gosh. I believe we can all sing with Cartman from Southpark - "In the ghettoooooo, and his momma cried" You don't recon a feller could purchase a dime bag of crack at this place do ya? Might even be able to trade some stolen copper wire too. He may have been looking for the 3:30 am discount.
  • by at Location: grayson co on Oct 12, 2007 at 08:48 PM
    take him to jail and give him the maximum sentance, these people are costing people alot of money on a product that is already to expensive, by the way i had a whole house of copper stolen three thousand dollars to replace. let theese copper theives sit in jail for a very long time..
  • by me Location: durant on Oct 12, 2007 at 04:54 PM
    he also has warrants in marshall county. less see what bryan county will do with this.
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