Ottawa police have charged an 18 year old man after a string of robberies in the Pineview neighbourhood.

Police arrested Christian Hutt, charging him with break and enter and four counts of possessing property through crime.

Police allege Hutt is responsible for as many as 7 thefts over the last few weeks.  Tools, snow blowers and barbecues were stolen.

Police were called on Saturday, December 6, 2014, when a man was spotted stealing tools from an open garage.

Hutt will appear in court in January.