Youth arrested for being in possession of stolen items


Police say a youth was arrested after he was found to be in possession of stolen items in Lower Sackville last week.

Officers responded to a call around 1:00 a.m. on June 28 of a theft from a vehicle parked at a business on Sackville Drive.

The victim told police several bags had been stolen from the car while she as inside the business.

RCMP say they located some of the stolen items inside a vacant shed nearby.

Police say they arrested a youth in the early morning hours of June 29 who was in possession of some of the stolen items.

RCMP say the 16-year-old male from Lower Sackville was later released on conditions.

He is due to appear in Halifax Youth Court on August 8.