CEDAR CITY— A 49-year-old man was arrested in Cedar City Sunday morning for burglary, assault, criminal mischief, possession of marijuana and driving under the influence.
Officers responded to a residence where Siafolau Sala Leiato had broken into a home.
“He broke through a window of an acquaintance’s home, and was assaulting a member of the home,” Cedar City Police Sgt. Jimmy Roden said.
During the time of the arrest, officers found Siafolau to be intoxicated and found him in possession of marijuana after searching his vehicle, Roden said.
He was arrested and charged on one second-degree felony for burglary of a dwelling; three class B misdemeanors for assault, drug possession, and driving under the influence; and one class A misdemeanor for criminal mischief.
Siafolau remains in the Iron County Correctional Facility on $10,000 bail.
Persons arrested or charged are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law or as otherwise decided by a trier-of-fact.
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