The OPP has arrested and charged four suspects in relation to a string of thefts in the Cochrane area.

Police executed two search warrants yesterday at separate residences arresting four individuals, three men and one woman, all Cochrane residents.

Officers arrested a pair of men, 19-years-old and 16-years-old, both on one charge of theft and seven charges of breaking and entering.

Police also arrested a 17-year-old male on one charge of breaking and entering and a 15-year-old female on one count of theft.

Officers say there have been a reported 28 thefts and 19 break and enters since June 1st of this year alone.

The OPP is reminding residents to lock their doors and windows and also keep outdoor lights around their property.

If you have any information regarding these instances, you are asked to contact your local police or Crime Stoppers.