Man Arrested For Burglarizing Storage Units

A man accused of burglarizing several storage units is under arrest.

According to Pueblo police, 47-year-old Phillip Vallejos is being held in the Pueblo County Jail on a parole violation. His bond of $25,000.

Police tell 11 News they suspected Vallejos in a number of recent burglaries at rental storage facilities and the theft of a truck from a auto dealer.

Police say while test driving the vehicle, Vallejos would go to the storage units and allegedly cut off the locks and steal the items inside.

He's charged with several counts of second-degree burglary, possession of burglary tools and auto theft.