SUDBURY (CBS) – Police arrested a 17-year-old boy who allegedly crashed a stolen BMW before trying to break into a car at a nearby home.

Around 5 a.m. on Thursday, an officer spotted a car speeding down Boston Post Road. While turning around, the officer lost sight of it.

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While responding to an open 911 call, which police now believe was made by the stolen BMW’s automated system, an officer found the car had crashed through a guardrail on Boston Post Road. It ended up in a stream near Station Road.

The scene of a Sudbury crash involving a stolen car. (WBZ-TV)

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No one was found in the car.

A short time later a Concord Road resident found a man trying to break into his car. A K-9 unit was called in, and police found a 17-year-old boy in the backyard of a Concord Road home.

Sudbury Police are still finalizing charges, but said the teenager faces a “plethora” of offenses that include larceny of a motor vehicle.

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The car appears to have been stolen from BMW of Sudbury, police said.