Louis Lyons Jr., 53, has been arrested.
Several jurisdictions are filing charges against Lyons and he is facing 26 charges.
Some of the businesses police say he broke into include:
- Pet Sound Animal Hospital in Cary
- Gentle Care Animal Hospital in Cary
- Care First Animal Hospital in Cary
- Brakes Plus in Raleigh
- Gemaire Distributors in Raleigh
Lyons is scheduled to go before a judge Friday afternoon.
He is being held at the Wake County Detention Center. His bond from all the charges total $441,000.