PITTSBURG, Kan. — A Franklin man is facing burglary charges after a Pittsburg resident reported seeing him run from his house as he arrived home Monday night.

Pittsburg police said in a news release Wednesday that Brant R. Yeoman, 24, was arrested shortly after the burglary reported at 7:45 p.m. Monday in the 1200 block of North Smelter Street.

A resident told police that he saw a man run out a door of his house as he was coming home. Police said he provided a description of the suspect leading to the arrest of Yeoman a short time later at a convenience store in Pittsburg.

Yeoman is charged with burglary, theft and criminal damage to property; he remained in custody Wednesday at the Crawford County Jail on a $5,000 bond.

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