Charlottetown Police Services responded to a complaint of 2 males attempting to steal a bicycle on Hawthorne Avenue at 6:30 am Wednesday morning.
Police located two males matching the description a short distance away. Both males were arrested and brought to Police Headquarters for further processing.
The investigation has led to charges involving theft from vehicles that had occurred overnight.
A 34 year old Charlottetown man, who was also wanted on PEI at the time of the arrest has been charged with theft under $5000, possession of property obtained by crime (x3), possession of break in instruments, possession of drugs, breach of probation (x2) and fail to comply with an Undertaking. The accused has been remanded in custody and will appear in Provincial Court at a later date.
The second male, a 29 year old Charlottetown man was charged with theft under $5000, possession of property obtained by crime (x3), possession of break in instruments and breach of probation (x2). He appeared in Court this morning for a remand hearing and was released on conditions pending his next court appearance.