Man Charged With Breaking Into Multiple East Charlotte Vehicles

CHARLOTTE, NC — CMPD has charged a man accused of breaking into multiple vehicles in east Charlotte on February 5th.

Police say a neighbor reported the crimes just before 1am on Winterfield Place. The caller told police a man was walking around the neighborhood and pulling on door handles.

Officers reportedly located Jose Pena, 20, after responding to the call. Pena was in possession of items reported stolen from four different vehicles, police say, at the time of his arrest.

He is charged with four counts of Larceny from a Motor Vehicle and Larceny.