If you own a scooter, police in West Haven are warning you to lock it up after several thefts in the city.
Last night, West Haven police arrested a 42-year-old local man who they said was driving a scooter that had been stolen in Danbury.
Police stopped Hector Negron at Boston Post Road and Tuthill Street around 10 p.m. on Wednesday and said he also had illegal prescription drugs.
Negron was charged with larceny in the third degree, illegal possession, obtaining drugs illegally, failure to have taillights, failure to wear face protection.
Police recommend that scooter owners use aftermarket commercial locks to deter theft if possible.