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Police arrest suspect in Chaps burglary

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42-year-old Christopher Cannata was arrested in connection to the burglary at Chaps 42-year-old Christopher Cannata was arrested in connection to the burglary at Chaps
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police announced Wednesday afternoon that they have arrested a 42-year-old man suspected of burglarizing Chaps Restaurant in February. 


Spokane Police say the suspect, Christopher Cannata, has 31 prior felony convictions. 


Cannata is suspected of burglarizing Chaps at the end of February and making off with almost $20,000 in electronics and cash. 

"It was just devastating," Chaps' owner Celeste Shaw said in a previous interview with KHQ.

When we interviewed Shaw after the burglary in February, she also mentioned that her other business, Lucky Detour, had also been burglarized. 

"I can't help but wonder if they're connected," Shaw said.

Spokane Police didn't believe the two burglaries were connected, and so far Cannata has only been arrested in connection to the Chaps burglary. 


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