Two men allegedly "responsible for numerous vehicle break-ins" were arrested after police received a quick tip from a concerned resident Wednesday morning.
Michael Catino, 29, of Revere and Mark Anthony Gigliello, 19, of Malden, were each arrested on three alleged charges of breaking and entering into a motor vehicle, destruction of property over $250, possession of burglarious tools and conspiracy.
Officers encountered the suspects after a caller reported two men fleeing from a motor vehicle buglarly near Salem Street and Fairfield Avenue, Lt. Det. Marc Gatcomb said.
Both Catino and Gigliello matched the description offered by the witness, according to a police report.
"These individuals, we believe, are responsible for numerous vehicle break-ins, and even victimized an eighty-six year old person's car," Gatcomb wrote in an email.
He said police are continuining to identify the alleged owners of recovered property from the arrest.