Pickup stolen after it was left running at a Springfield convenience store

SPRINGFIELD A man is recovering after he tried to stop a woman from stealing his pickup.

It happened at the Casey's in the 1500 block of North Glenstone at 12:30 Wednesday morning. Police say the man left his truck running and went into the store. He ran back out when he saw the woman trying to drive off and got hit by the vehicle. Police say the man is being treated for non-life threatening head and leg injuries.

Police later spotted the woman at Evangel University and arrested her.

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