A Lindsay man is facing theft charges following a traffic stop by police early Saturday.
According to the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service, around 2:30 a.m., an officer on patrol in the area of Kent Street West observed a vehicle driving erratically.
Police say the officer conducted a traffic stop and determined the vehicle had been reported stolen.
Nathan Ian Richards, 20, of Lindsay was arrested and charged with theft of a motor vehicle, possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000 and failure to comply with the conditions of his probation order.
He was released and will appear in court in Lindsay on Aug. 20.
© 2020 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc.