Police say a review of surveillance video from one of the businesses led them to 44-year-old John Thomas "Tom" Harp.
The video, police say, shows Harp prowling in the area around the time of one of the burglaries.
A records check showed harp wanted for grand theft by passing worthless bank checks in Tallahassee.
Police say after his arrest, Harp confessed to numerous burglaries and thefts.
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