The 17-year-old was spotted by a police unit outside the Boroko NasFund office area this morning.
The teen will be questioned at the station.
Meantime, another youth, aged 16, was also caught around the Yakapilin secondhand area this morning.
The youth, from Tari, was allegedly under the influence of homebrew and was harassing vendors at the market area.
Both youths are at the Hohola station.