City police charged Michael J. Desormeau, 25, of 148 Smith St., Apt. 23, with attempted petit larceny after they said he entered a truck and attempted to steal items inside.
Shortly after 6 p.m. Wednesday outside the Arsenal Street Diner, 821 Arsenal St., Mr. Desormeau allegedly entered a Chevrolet Silverado belonging to Phillip T. Kane Sr., 27504 Route 3.
He was arrested at his residence at 6:50 p.m. He is to answer the charge in City Court.