See where sleeping on the job gets you?

A 17-year-old male youth is facing several charges after being arrested when police received a complaint of a man sleeping in a vehicle in a parking lot in the 1000 block of Tower Road in Halifax yesterday.

Police say the youth was immediately arrested by officers for being in possession of a stolen vehicle and for being in possession of stolen property taken from other vehicles in the area.

The youth is charged with being in possession of a weapon and several property-related offences.