Police remind residents to lock cars after attempted break-ins

NEWPORT, R.I. (WPRI) – Police have made an arrest after the suspect was found in possession of stolen items from vehicles in the area of Spring Street and Young Street in Newport.

Police say they also received a report from a local resident near the Historic Hill area that someone tried to enter their car which was locked.

The incident was captured on surveillance video and remains under investigation.

Newport Police remind people to lock your home and cars when you’re not there.

They also tell Eyewitness News if you see an suspicious activity to report it.