Police arrested two Pleasant Grove men Thursday in connection with a series of business and auto burglaries in five cities and one case of sexual exploitation of a minor.

The men, 18 and 19, are being held in the Utah County Jail awaiting arraignment next week.Police Lt. Tom Paul said 20 business burglaries, three auto burglaries and one auto theft have occurred the past two months. In addition to Pleasant Grove, the crimes took place in American Fork, Lindon, Provo and Orem, he said.

Paul said the burglaries typically took place at fast-food restaurants.