An 18-year-old male is facing several charges in connection with a series of events early this morning in St. John's.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary says he's been charged with break and entry, attempted break and entry, being disguised with intent, theft, arson and several breaches of court order
Around 3:20 a.m., while police were investigating a report of a vehicle fire in a parking lot on Torbay Road just south of McDonald Drive, the RNC received a complaint of a possible break and entry at a business further north on Torbay Road.
With the assistance of the RNC K-9 unit,a suspect was located in the area of Logy Bay Road.
Police say it was determined that the vehicle was stolen at the scene of another break and entry at a residence in the Field Street area.
The teenager is expected to appear in court today.