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Charged with tampering with electrical service

Charged with tampering with electrical service

October 9th, 2013 in News

By DAVID A. WILSON

Democrat Staff

Justin W. Moser, 35, Clarksburg, was charged in Moniteau County Court with the Class C Felony of Tampering with Service of Utility or Institution in the first degree.

According to Court documents, the defendant is alleged to have been discovered by a utility worker to have reconnected electrical service previously disconnected for non-payment of an outstanding bill. Following the discovery, a law enforcement officer was called.

If convicted on this charge, the defendant could face up to seven years in prison and a $5,000 fine. Bond has been set at $5,000.