36-year-old Marcus Benner of Iowa Park is charged with burglary of a building along with theft of copper wire and evading arrest.
Police say it happened around 8:30 a.m. Friday, in the 1000 block of Scott Avenue.
They say the owner of the old Sears building heard someone inside and later officers saw him threw a window near a large pile of wires.
Benner then spotted the police and took off running out of the building.
Police later caught him and detained him.
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