A 19-year-old Platteville man faces four charges, including theft.
A caller to Platteville police reported that a car was parked at Center Street and Washington Street Friday around 9:40 p.m. with its door open and property on the ground.
When police arrived, a person hiding tried to run from the area. The officer caught the man.
Thomas S. Langbein faces citations for altered identification, theft to property, resisting or obstructing an officer, and underage drinking.