WATCH IT: Student busts teacher stealing from backpacks

Posted at 11:00 AM, Feb 27, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-27 11:00:57-05

A California student set up a hidden video camera hoping to catch a thief but she ends up busting a popular teacher.

It began when students in gym class began noticing money and other items missing from their backpacks.

The teacher has been placed on administrative leave.