Sacto 9-1-1
July 26, 2011
Copper theft thwarted at closed Camino mill

El Dorado County Sheriff's deputies arrested two Sacramento men on the weekend, after receiving reports the men were stripping copper wire from a closed lumber mill.

Deputies responded to a burglary report Saturday just before 1 p.m.

Two men were reportedly taking wire and other items from the non-operational mill.

scottfolsom.jpg donaldhenstra.jpgThe suspects fled when confronted by security, but crashed their vehicle in the woods near the mill when pursued by deputies.

The two suspects were captured after attempting to flee on foot.

Officials identified the suspects as Scott Folsom (photo left), 42, and Donald Henstra (photo right), 40.

They were jailed on suspicion of burglary, possession of stolen property and resisting arrest.

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