Police in Halifax say they caught a beer thief red-handed Thursday morning in Halifax.
Workers at the Oland distribution centre in Bayers Lake Business Park called police after finding a man inside a transport trailer unloading beer.
The workers then locked the 45-year-old man inside and called police.
Officers arrived to find the man had smashed property inside the trailer and helped himself to some of the beer.
A Halifax man is facing a variety of charges including theft, property damage and six counts of breaching court orders.