On Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 1:39PM, Officers responded to 625 Orleans (Hotel Beaumont) in reference to a suspicious person, possibly stealing metal. When Officers arrived they located the suspect, who was in possession of a large amount of copper tubing. The suspect is identified as Derrick Jones Sr., a 49 year old Beaumont man. Jones was transported to the police station to speak with detectives before being transported to the Jefferson County Jail, where he was booked in for Felony Theft.

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