TIPPECANOE CO., Ind. (WLFI) – A Lafayette man faces charges after prosecutors said he stole air conditioning units from several Lafayette homes last fall.
Anthony Volpi, 44, faces burglary, theft and corrupt business influence charges. According to police, the string of thefts last year started in September and continued into December.
During the investigation, prosecutors said another man told police he and Volpi broke into vacant homes. They said Volpi later admitted stealing at least 15 AC units and scrapping them for money.