Washington County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 35-year old Giddings man in connection with the theft of $36,000 worth of copper tubing.
Jose Guadalupe Morales was arrested on Thursday. Deputies were investigating an incident in which the copper tubing was stolen from a location on Old Navasota Road on January 6Sgts. Mark Whidden and Clay Bosse acted on a warrant. Morales is in the Washington County Jail under a $5000 bond.