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Police: Suspect arrested after logging into victim's computer to discuss firearm theft

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Ronrico W. Buchanan, 19, allegedly took a .40 caliber Smith & Wesson pistol from a Normandy home on November 8. Ronrico W. Buchanan, 19, allegedly took a .40 caliber Smith & Wesson pistol from a Normandy home on November 8.

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A St. Louis man is charged with stealing a firearm after he used the victim’s computer to log into his own Facebook account to discuss the crime, according to police.

Ronrico W. Buchanan, 19, allegedly took a .40 caliber Smith & Wesson pistol from a Normandy home on November 8.

After the victim noticed the firearm was missing, he saw several messages on Facebook between Buchanan and another user that appeared to discuss the theft.

Buchanan confessed to the crime after being arrested, according to police.

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