LaPorte A LaPorte man is spending some time behind bars, accused of stealing water.
Officers were called to an apartment complex on Bond Street over the weekend, after they got a complaint from the city.
The complaint alleged that a tenant there, David Laneve, 47, had been receiving city water, without paying for it.
When questioned by police, Laneve admitted he rigged a pipe between the city line and the one to his apartment.
According to our reporting partners at WKVI , he's now charged with theft.