Man charged in break and enter, thefts in Antigonish

A 20-year-old man from Antigonish has been arrested following a break and enter and thefts in the town.

Antigonish District RCMP responded to a theft in progress around 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday after a man was spotted searching through an unlocked vehicle on St. Mary's Street.

Police say the vehicle's owner caught the man and held him until police arrived.

The RCMP say the man also committed a break and enter and theft from a house on St. Mary's Street and another theft from a vehicle on St. FX University property. 

Aaron Macmillan is charged with break and enter, possession of property obtained by crime, and two counts of theft under $5,000.

He was released on numerous conditions and scheduled to return to Antigonish Provincial Court on April 24th.