The Placer County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Merced man believed to be responsible for several burglaries in the North Lake Tahoe area.

Jason Woodral, 35, was booked at the Placer County Jail Wednesday on eight counts of burglary.

Deputies from the sheriff's North Lake Tahoe station responded to the Kings Beach Laundromat for a reported burglary in progress.

The suspect fled but was caught in a residential area of Kings Beach.

An investigation revealed that Woodral was responsible for numerous burglaries at local businesses in Kings Beach, including the Kings Beach Laundromat, the Kings Beach Car Wash, the Tahoe Cutting Company and the Tahoe Pilates Studio. He is being held on $200,000 bail.