Juneau, Alaska (KINY) Juneau police were able to stop a burglary in progress on West 9th Street.
Michael Hoyt, 39, is charged with burglary of a residence and an earlier burglary of a business in the 600 block of Willoughby Avenue.
Police said he made a make shift mask to try and conceal his identity in the store. He reportedly spent a lengthy period in the restroom, and then left the restroom with his face covered by paper towels. Police said he stole a small pencil pouch that was on the counter and then fled the store.
Hoyt allegedly possessed $440 worth of stolen items when he was located in the basement of a home. Charges filed include first degree
burglary and theft.