A "candy bomber" has struck Orem High School.

A thief with an apparent sweet tooth broke into the school, 175 S. 400 East, through the north door of a gymnasium Monday night to get to the candy dispensers.Orem Police Lt. Bob Conner said less than $100 in candy was snatched from the machines, which were smashed open. The break-in was reported at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday.

No other items have been reported missing. The broken glass from the gym door and machines were the areas of the school vandalized, Conner said.