Charlottetown Police Services responded to a complaint of a male checking cars on Wallace Drive at 1:15 am this morning.
Several Officers responded and searched the area. The suspect was located in a yard on Cortland Street at 2:40 am and was arrested.
A 16 year old Rocky Point youth is in custody and is facing several theft from vehicle and trespass at night charges.
The youth had several items in his possession which are believed to have been stolen. Police are asking residents that live in the area of Cortland Street, Wallace Drive, Russet Drive and Scott Street to check their vehicles to see if anything was stolen overnight and if so, call Charlottetown Police Services to report the thefts.