A Sudbury Police officer on patrol on April 17 at Sudbury Plaza recognized a man known to have a warrant out for his arrest in the parking lot of TJ Maxx.
According to Lt. Scott Nix, the officer followed the man into TJ Maxx.
After completing an investigation, the officer arrested Richard A. Chartier, 28, of 3 Central St. in Hudson.
Chartier was wanted to face charges of unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and an equipment violation, Nix said. The warrant was from Waltham District Court.
Chartier was arrested without incident and he was released that day at 8:39 p.m.
He was scheduled to be arraigned at Framingham District Court on April 18.
In other police news from April 17:
- Officers responded to a two-car accident on Willis Road. One person sustained minor injuries but refused treatment. One car was towed from the scene.
- A Brentwood Road resident reported someone called his home trying to scam him. According to Nix, the resident was told he had won $1 million in Jamaica. Nix is advising residents to be aware of scams.
- The department received a call from a person who witnessed seeing a young boy hitchhiking on Boston Post Road. Responding officers did not find the boy.