Police arrested two women on Tuesday morning in connection with numerous thefts of gas in the Conception Bay North area.

Trinity-Conception RCMP said they've received a number of similar complaints about gas stealing in the region.

A total of 21 charges will be laid against the women. 

A 23-year-old faces seven counts of theft under $5,000 and seven counts of breaching a probation order; while a 21-year-old woman is facing seven counts of theft under $5,000.

Both were released to appear in court at a later date.