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Drunk guy breaks into Moses Lake home, falls asleep

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MOSES LAKE, Wash. -

Police in Moses Lake say they responded to an unusually high number of drunken shenanigans over the weekend, and one incident in particular is getting attention on social media. 

In a post on the department's Facebook page Monday, police say that around 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, a resident in the Knolls Vista neighborhood heard his front door open, then close. Upon investigation, the homeowner found 26-year-old Seth Estrada inside his house. The homeowner confronted the suspect and called 911. Estrada was highly intoxicated and unsure of where he was.

When officers arrived they found Estrada at the kitchen table either asleep or passed out in a chair. When officers tried to wake the man up, he was not cooperative. Police say Estrada was "rather indignant that the officer would bother him while he took a nap after breaking into someone else's house." Officers report Estrada stood up attempting to square off with the officer, apparently grabbing a baby bottle off the table in front of him, perhaps mistaking it for a beer.

Estrada then apparently made a move toward one of the bedrooms in the house before he was quickly restrained.

The intoxicated Estrada told officers he was American, from Texas, and that he knew he shouldn't break into other people's houses. 

Estrada was booked into the Grant County Jail on charges of residential burglary. 

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