The Thibodaux Police Department has charged a Thibodaux resident for using his neighbor's water hose.
Tyrone Scott, 28 of St. Charles Street, was charged with Theft of Utility Service.
Shortly after 7 a.m. on Tuesday, Scott is alleged to have run his neighbor's water hose and ran it inside his own house, officials said.
Scott denies the charges.
If convicted, Scott could face up to a $500 fine and/or up to six months in jail.