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90 days for Clean Flicks break-in

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PROVO — A man who broke into an Orem Clean Flicks store, then got in a fistfight with the owner, was sentenced to 90 days in the Utah County Jail Tuesday morning.

Joel Stephen Weber, 29, was sentenced on a third-degree felony burglary and a class A misdemeanor of intoxication after pleading guilty in December.

In November, Weber broke into the movie store through a side window and was attempting to walk out with the cash register.

The owner — who had returned to the store to get a few things — caught the inebriated Weber in the act.

As Weber tried to get out the front door, the owner grabbed his sweatshirt and started swinging.

The two men fought until Weber was able to get away. Police later found him lying in some grass, one building away.

Weber obtained about $50 from the register but caused hundreds of dollars in damage to the store. He was ordered by the court to pay $400 in restitution along with more than $1,000 in court fees.

Judge Samuel McVey also ordered that Weber have no contact with the Clean Flicks store.

"You're fine when you're not intoxicated," he told Weber. McVey also ordered Weber to attend a community detox program one day a week.

Jail officials will determine if Weber will get credit for the 59 days he has already served in the county jail.