Suspected Car Thief Caught In The Act


UPDATED: Monday March 10, 2014 7:37 AM

A teenager was facing charges of car theft and vandalism after officers caught him trying to steal as many as six cars.

This happened around 3:45 Monday morning along south High Street.

Police told 10TV that an officer driving by spotted the suspect inside one of the cars and arrested him after a short chase.

When officers went back to the lot they discovered that six cars had been broken into and at least one of them had been fired up.

Police said at least one of the six cars had been unlocked.

Investigators were looking at surveillance video to determine if more suspects were involved.

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