Florida man breaks into a Wendy's, makes himself a burger, before robbing the restaurant

Patrick Benson caught on CCTV
Patrick Benson caught on CCTV Photo credit: Facebook/ Martin County Sheriff's Office

A US man has been arrested after he broke into a Wendy's, stole its' safe and left hundreds of dollars of damage.

Patrick Benson was arrested on Sunday morning after robbing two restaurants in Jensen Beach, Florida. 

In one of these restaurants, a Wendy's, the 34-year-old fired up the grill and made himself a burger before wandering around and deciding what he would steal, says the Martin County Sheriff's Office.

The 34-year-old used bricks to break into the establishments. He has been charged with burglary, grand theft and attempted burglary.

Martin County Sheriff's Office thanked the public for their help in bringing this real life Hamburglar to justice.

"Martin County Sheriff's Office received multiple tips from the community about who the suspected 'hamburgalar' might be," they said in a post on Facebook.

Benson is in the Martin County Jail, and police say he will face additional charges.

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