NEW BEDFORD - A New Bedford man is arrested for allegedly breaking into cars late at night.

New Bedford Police responded to Sherman Street at about 11:51 p.m. on Monday for a report of a male breaking into cars.

After further investigation, police arrested Rey Pimental, 23, of 90 Hemlock Street, New Bedford. Pimental is being charged with breaking and entering, possession of burglary tools, and carrying certain weapons on a person. Police say they found a knife and a flashlight in Pimental's possession.