CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Burglar breaks into restaurant through wall

VIDEO: Full surveillance footage of burglar breaking through wall, plus close ups of the burglar and the break in.

EUGENE, Ore. - A burglar broke into a Mexican restaurant by busting through the wall of a vacant retail space nextdoor.

The burglary took place at Los Potrillos on Crescent Avenue in Eugene.

The owner of the restaurant estimated damages and losses at $30,000, including a watch he purchased to celebrate the 3-year anniversary of his restaurant.

Surveillance cameras captured footage of the man breaking in to the building through a back door around 4 a.m. Monday.

The door led to an unfinished room adjacent to the restaurant.

A camera inside the restaurant then filmed the man busting his way through the wall to make entry to the restaurant.

If you have any information about the man in the video, call Detective Rick Lowe at (541) 682-5573.

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