MALDEN (CBS) – Police arrested a Malden man who allegedly stole cable from the set of the Mark Wahlberg’s movie about the Boston Marathon bombings.

David Lyndell, 45, was charged with taking larceny over $250, operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license and taking the license plate of another after an incident Tuesday around 2 p.m.

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Police say Lyndell took expensive cable from the “Patriots Day” set and put it in his car on Mason Street.

A security guard told police Lyndell fled the scene after being confronted about the cable.

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Officers found Lyndell’s car in the driveway of a home. He was arrested a short time later.

Malden Police said they are still searching to locate several thousand dollars in cable that was taken from the Patriots Day set.

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Lyndell is scheduled to be arraigned in Malden District Court.