A Charlotte man faces multiple theft charges after 10 cars were broken into Sunday morning, the Mooresville Police Department reported.
On Sunday, Courtney Nathaniel Mills, 23, was charged with 10 counts of felony breaking and entering of a motor vehicle, possession of stolen goods and fugitive from justice. He was also charged with misdemeanor larceny.
Mills received a $50,000 secured bond when he appeared before a magistrate and was taken to the Iredell County Detention Center.
Police received a call at 2:33 a.m. Sunday concerning several cars being broken into at the Foxfield subdivision off of Mecklenburg Highway, Major Ron Chilton said Thursday. He said the suspect actually approached officers on his own saying his vehicle had been broken into before he was arrested for the break-ins.
State records show Mills has a criminal history involving larceny of firearms, larceny after breaking and entering, two counts of felony breaking and entering and two counts of breaking and entering of a motor vehicle.