2 men arrested after breaking into business in Fredericton

Fredericton police investigate trafficking, arson and break-in in early hours

Two men have been arrested after breaking into a business in downtown Fredericton early Friday morning.

The Fredericton Police Force responded to the break and enter at 3:15 a.m. after getting a call from a passerby.

Sgt. Justin LeBlanc with the Fredericton Police Force said the break and enter was still in progress when police arrived on scene.

Police were able to make an arrest after one man tried to flee the building. The second man was found inside with the help of a police dog.

LeBlanc would not reveal which downtown business was broken into or what the two men tried to steal.

The men are in custody and the investigation is continuing.