A Hudson Valley man is in jail without bail over allegations he stole over $8,000 worth of merchandise from a local Lowe's.

John E. Steinard, 63, of Plattekill was arrested on Monday for third-degree grand larceny. He was arrested after police investigated missing copper piping from the Lowe's in Highland.

Steinard is accused of stealing approximately $8,000 in copper piping from Lowe's over the course of several weeks in July.

Steinard was arraigned in Town of Lloyd Court and he was remanded to the Ulster County Jail without bail. He is due back in the Town of Lloyd Court on August 16, 2018.

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