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Man allegedly breaks into Ventura pizzeria to make himself a meal

A map shows the location of Pizza Chief in Ventura, where a man allegedly broke in just to make himself a meal on Monday, May 13, 2013. (Google Maps)

May 14, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
Police say a man broke into a pizzeria in Ventura just to make himself a meal.

The incident happened Monday night at Pizza Chief on the 1600 block of East Main Street. Employees spotted Lance Conley shortly after 10 p.m. and called 911.

They detained the 37-year-old outside the restaurant until police arrived. Investigators say Conley entered the restaurant through an unsecured window.

He was arrested for commercial burglary and booked into the Ventura County Jail.