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Pair arrested for 'scrapping'

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

David Bouffard
Two people are arrested for their alleged involvement in stealing and "scrapping" without permission investigation.

According to information provided by the Clay County Sheriff's Department, detectives arrested Tia Shaw, 28, Reelsville, and David Bouffard, 28, Brazil, on allegations of felony theft and misdemeanor trespass Tuesday evening.

Due to the ongoing investigation into several reports of valuable metal thefts in the Clay County area, details about the case are limited.

However, officials confirmed the two suspects have allegedly been traveling to various areas stealing different types metals, including a large amount of aluminum sheeting.

Detectives confirmed the couple sold the stolen metals and received in excess of $4,000 within one week.

Tia Shaw
The couple is currently incarcerated at the Clay County Justice Center.

Shaw has a $7,000 cash bond (with no 10 percent allowed), while Bouffard has a $7,000 cash bond (with 10 percent allowed).

Jail officials confirmed Wednesday that both suspects remain in custody while awaiting further court proceedings.

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Well, nice to see that she is enjoying her time in the limelight-she's smiling in the arrest photo! Seriously, does she not understand that she is going to JAIL? Smiling would be the last thing I'd be doing!

-- Posted by millertime on Thu, Jul 15, 2010, at 7:54 AM

I think she's smiling because she made $4000 in one week!!!! :)

-- Posted by clgruener on Thu, Jul 15, 2010, at 8:15 AM

Darn shame it's not enough to pay either of their bonds.

-- Posted by I4GOT on Thu, Jul 15, 2010, at 9:50 AM

From a outsider looking in, these 2 just may be by far the Dumbest Criminals of the year... The fact that a little girl was left at a lake house for 10 hrs well they went to "work", you definitely are not getting the "Mother of the Year" Award!... Karma is a such a sad thing... The true colors have shined through yet again...Im not saying I do but Im sure alot of people wish you both the worst... Orange sure will bring out the color of you're eyes :) Take care

-- Posted by KARMA1215 on Thu, Jul 15, 2010, at 12:52 PM

Where is your compassion? They were just trying to "spread the wealth around"!

-- Posted by Conservative Dad on Thu, Jul 15, 2010, at 1:09 PM

sometimes people get mixed up with the wrong people and get caught up in drugs and loose track of right and wrong she is very wrong in what she has done and im not making excues for her cause she has to pay for all she has done... and she has put a big mark in her girls life but she can fix it and do the right thing if she gets the help she needs it can be fixed...... i know one person leaving messages on here has been there so dont throw stones im sure you wouldnt like people saying things about you. everyone make mistakes its what they do after words if they get the help they need and get rid of this bum ....of a guy and the drugs if you read the bible you shouldnt throw stone and condeam anyone you got help so can she

-- Posted by motherlove on Thu, Jul 15, 2010, at 11:56 PM

motherlove, how do you know that SHE is not the one who led HIM down the path of evil?? I'd bet he was just an everyday guy who would do anything for anyone before he met her (I'm sure you've read that here before). You say, and I quote: "if you read the bible you shouldnt throw stone and condeam anyone you got help so can she".

Now, didn't you "condeam"(your spelling not mine) the "bum" and are "throw stone" (throwing stones) yourself. I'm sure you have heard the term: pot, kettle, black? That's you.

-- Posted by I. M. Lee Thall, Esq. on Fri, Jul 16, 2010, at 1:16 PM

From an outsider lookin in, and knowing all the parties involved in this matter, let me give everyone my 2 cents! She may have made $4000 in one week but she lost it all in one day! But from a mothers point of view, this "other" girl was going down the wrong path messed up with drugs and it took one day for her to wake up and realize she was going no where fast! And on top of that she had no kids. But in this case she has kids and has always been on drugs and of course wants to change now and make her life better cause she got caught! Of course we would all say this! But why now?!? Why wouldnt you do it for the sake of your children when you lost them!??! You think you would wake up then once they were taken from you..but that is what people do when they are on drugs! So lets keep this "other" girl outta this! What does she have to do with all this?!?! All she tries to do is better her life for herself. And she worries about the kids thoughts and feelings, and they may not be her children but they mean the world to her! That is love!! So worry about the people that is really in the wrong here and let the ones be that are just trying to do the best they can in life! Lets look at the real picture here people! God has placed everyone where they obviously belong! Just let it be! God bless you all! :)

-- Posted by BeStMoMma on Fri, Jul 16, 2010, at 4:27 PM

Well David has done a prison sentence before, Im dont know her. This just isnt suprising. They'll probably get a small stay in jail, pay some restitution, and be back on the street. I hope if drugs are being used it comes at their expense, we spend so much money on rehab, just to have people go right back at it.

-- Posted by The Crabb in AZ on Thu, Jul 22, 2010, at 7:53 AM

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