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Teen caught inside Parkland's Springhouse Middle School

Published On: May 20 2013 10:58:47 AM EDT   Updated On: May 20 2013 01:03:38 PM EDT

Teen arrested at Springhouse MS

SOUTH WHITEHALL TWP., Pa. -

A teenager is under arrest after police say he broke into a Lehigh County middle school.

Police said they responded to an alarm from Springhouse Middle School in South Whitehall Township around 11:30 p.m. Sunday.

Officers entered the school and saw someone run away from the building.c

Police say they caught the teen and then searched the entire building to make sure everything was safe.

It appears the teenager was trying to steal a television set, according to police.