A Kidder Township man has been charged with breaking into nine homes in Lake Harmony and stealing copper water pipes.
Erick James Rivera, 22, of 136 Lake Drive, Lake Harmony, was arraigned Monday afternoon before District Judge Joseph D. Homanko of Weatherly.
He was charged with nine counts each of burglary, criminal trespass, theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property, and possessing instruments of crime.
Homanko set bail at $10,000 straight per incident, or a total of $90,000. In lieu of the bail, Rivera was lodged in the Carbon County Correctional Facility.