Police arrest burglary suspect outside Springfield Central High

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield police arrested a burglary suspect outside of Central High School Tuesday morning.

Springfield school leaders say they began chasing the man around Drury University. He escaped to Central High School. The man ran into Central High School's plaza as the school was preparing for a field trip. School administrators quickly turned him around.

Officers arrested him barefoot, only wearing shorts. He was unarmed.