Auburn police arrest Phenix City man for theft

Today, police in Auburn, Ala., arrested James Lee Macon, 33, of Phenix City and charged him with theft of property in the first degree.

The arrest stems from the investigation of a report received from a business in the 700 block of West Veterans Boulevard.

According to the report someone stole property from the business on three separate occasions during October and November 2008.

Macon was an employee at that time.

He was taken to the Lee County Jail.