Deputies: Homeowners’ son catches man stealing items from carport

The Lexington County Sheriff's Department arrested a Gaston man on charges that he stole items from a carport, according to sheriff's deputies.

Deputies say on Sunday, 36-year-old Robert Leonard Cooper, III stole one wood-handled knife and one metal file that is used to work on wood from a carport outside a home on Corley Mill Road near Lexington.