The Ottawa Police Service has arrested and charged a 35-year-old Ottawa man after being called to the Little Italy area for a break and enter in progress.
Officers showed up at a home on St. Anthony Street, just off Preston Street, at 3:45 a.m., Thursday, to find a man hiding in the basement of a residence.
Police say the man would have had to force his way into the home.
Michael Radford is charged with:
- Break and enter and commit
- Possession of burglary tools
- Stolen property
- Breach of recognizance
Radford will be in show cause court Thursday.