Drunken man breaks into bank to sleep

Updated: Jun 11, 2010, 09:37 AM IST

Ellensburg: Police in Ellensburg, Washington, said a man looking for a place to sleep broke into the basement of a bank, and — yes — he had been drinking. Surveillance video shows the man breaking a basement window about 3 a.m. Saturday and leaving before 8 a.m.

Police tracked down the 21-year-old by Tuesday and arrested him at his home for investigation of second-degree burglary and malicious mischief.

Capt. Dan Hansberry said the man was intoxicated and doesn`t know why he went to the bank to snooze.

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