Theft of scrap material alleged of man

A local man faces a felony charge of theft for allegedly stealing $15,000 worth of scrap from Power Plant Technologies, 3010 Lycoming Creek Road, according to state police.

Dale Edward Reeder, 42, formerly of South Williamsport, now residing at 3735 Lycoming Creek Road, sold the scrap to a local recycling company for $376 after stealing it in late December, police said in court papers.

Already incarcerated on other theft charges, Reeder, an admitted heroin addict, was recently arraigned before District Judge James Carn and recommitted to the Lycoming County Prison in lieu of an additional $50,000 bail.