(SALT LAKE CITY) -- A 53-year-old man is facing criminal and drug charges after he was allegedly caught by police burglarizing a vacant Salt Lake City restaurant.
Salt Lake City Police say a witness noticed Ernest Erickson going in and out of a vacant Crown Burger on the 1600-block of W. North Temple Street around 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
When officers arrived on the scene, they say they found that Erickson had been cutting the wiring throughout the vacant building.
The 53-year-old has been charged with burglary, possession of burglary tools, in addition to possession of metamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.
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