Man secretly living in ceiling above restaurant crashes through, causing flood

Man secretly living in ceiling above restaurant crashes through, causing flood

Workers at a Denver restaurant had no idea that a vagrant had been living in the rafters until on Tuesday night he fell through the ceiling, triggering a flood.

Denver police received an unusual call from the Yard House eatery on Court Street at around 11pm reporting an intruder who had plummeted from the rafters.

When officers arrived on the scene, they spotted the unwelcome guest, later identified as 36-year-old Steven Graves, walking around the scaffolding.

Graves then disappeared from view, and while officers could not see him he somehow ruptured a water main, flooding the Yard House and the lobby of the Sheraton hotel next door, according to The Denver Channel.

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