SLC police catch a man who raids a downtown business

Prosecutors outline the financial case of the campaign against Lev Parnas as the criminal trial begins

Officers were able to surround the business and take Prawitt into custody.

Police were alerted by a community member who saw the man, Eric Prawitt, climb into a business at 700 East 100 South, which triggered an alarm.


  • An investigation is ongoing in this case, which has not yet established the total cost of damages to the business.

  • He was booked in the Salt Lake County Metro Jail on charges of burglary and criminal mischief.