Lexington police have arrested and charged a man in connection with the burglaries of two restaurants.
William James Griffith, 35, was arrested Friday after police received a tip identifying a possible suspect.
Griffith was charged with two counts of third-degree burglary.
He was arrested in connection with the Dec. 4 burglary of Captain D’s at 245 West New Circle Road and the Dec. 3 burglary of Zaxby’s at 531 West New Circle Road.
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Both restaurants had video security systems that captured images which assisted in the investigations, police said. Detectives continue to investigate similar cases that might be related.