Police are reporting five thefts in Kapuskasing over the past six weeks.

The OPP James Bay Detachments responded to all five within the town between Christmas Day and February 2nd.

All five vehicles have since been recovered by police and one man has been arrested in relation to two of the five thefts.

A 44-year-old local man has been arrested on five charges including two counts of theft of a motor vehicle and one charge of mischief.

He is scheduled to appear in Kapuskasing court March 11th.

Police are reminding motorists to remove their keys and valuables from their vehicles and to lock doors when exiting.