PAWNEE, Oklahoma - A man is behind bars, connected to several burglaries in Pawnee.

Police said while they were performing a drug bust on Thursday, several burglaries were taking place throughout the area.

The next day, police responded to a burglary at an AT&T store.

Police said one of the responding officers remembered spotting a man earlier that day who looked suspicious.

Police were able to find him and make an arrest.

Police believe the man was trying to get enough items and money to buy pills and other illegal substances.