A man was arrested Sunday morning after reportedly breaking into a Massachusetts house and stealing a car, police said.
According to police, they responded to a Decatur Street home in Cambridge, Massachusetts just after 4 a.m. Sunday morning after a resident reported hearing a window in their home being broken.
Responding officers discovered that the home had been broken into and the victim's car had been stolen, police said.
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While officers were still investigating, police received another report of a house being broken into a few blocks away at Erie Street near Brookline Street.
According to police, they coordinated an extensive search of the area with the help of a Boston Police Department canine officer.
At 5:05 a.m. the car stolen from the Decutar Street home was found by police on Essex Street near Massachusetts Avenue, police said. They then arrested a suspect inside a nearby bank ATM.
Police identified the suspect as Spencer E. Santos, 23, of Cambridge.
They arrested Santos and charged him with larceny of a motor vehicle and unarmed burglary. He was also arrested on an outstanding Cambridge District Court arrest warrant for breaking and entering a building.
Police are continuing to investigate the incident.
Anyone with information related to these incidents is asked to call Cambridge Police at 617-349-3300. Those who wish to provide information anonymously may dial the Cambridge Police Anonymous Crime Tip Hotline at 617-349-3359 and leave a message.