Tacoma police arrested three men late Sunday on suspicion of getting into a fenced Tacoma Public Utilities lot and trying to steal expensive pieces of metal.
A security guard working at the utility’s main office, 3628 S. 35th St., first spotted the three suspects on the surveillance cameras just before 11 p.m. The men got into a fenced lot and started to throw several pieces of metal back over the fence line.
Tacoma police officers were called. The responding officers set up a containment area.
The suspects were seen jumping back over the fence and going into a nearby field …