(NEW BEDFORD, Mass.) -- A man was arrested early Friday morning after he was caught breaking into a Family Dollar store in downtown New Bedford.
Police received a call around 2:30 a.m. regarding suspicious behavior in the area near the store on the 700-block of Purchase St.
When officers arrived at the scene, they found that Quinton Chapple had allegedly smashed through the front door and was in the process of entering the store. He was quickly placed under arrest without further incident.
During a search, police also allegedly found a small amount of crack cocaine and Xanax on the 30-year-old New Bedford resident.
Chapple faces charges of attempting burglary, malicious destruction of property, and illegal possession.
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