Man Charged In Metal Theft

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A man from Klamath Falls has been arrested; police say 39 year old Thomas Gaston stole metal from a local recycling center and then tried to sell it back to the business.  Gaston was taken into custody trying to sell copper and other metal to Klamath Metals on Broadmore Street.  The metal was stolen during a burglary the day before.  Gaston faces up to five years in jail; he’s due back in court on Friday.