A Lexington cell phone tower was hit by a copper thief Wednesday.
Police said they received a call about an alarm at the AT&T cell phone tower at 333 Waller Avenue just after 2 a.m.
Officers searched the area and said they found 80 pounds of cut copper in a bag and some burglary tools that someone dropped.
They said they located their suspect, Joseph Hall, near the railroad tracks by the tower.
Police said he will likely face criminal trespassing and other charges