Updated: Suspect in School Burglary Arrested
Posted at: 10/15/2012 4:13 AM
| Updated at: 10/15/2012 9:22 PM
By: Scott Doane and Laurie Stribling
Authorities in St. Louis County are investigating a reported burglary at the county school district's North Woods School near Cook.
The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office said the burglary was reported to happen sometime over the weekend.
One man was taken into custody around 1pm on Monday.
School officials said the suspect forced his way into the school through the science window breaking into the school store and into vending machines. Principal John Metas said, at this time, all that was taken was small items like food, snacks and money from the vending machine.
The incident is still under investigation. If you have any information, you can call the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office at 218-749-6010.