Police: Man admitted to stealing dad's guns so he could sell them for drug money

Anthony Greco admitted to stealing seven of his father’s guns so he could pawn them for heroin money, police said. Credit: Vinelink

A St. Peters man is facing charges for allegedly stealing his father’s guns and selling them for drug money.

Anthony Greco admitted to stealing seven of his father’s guns so he could pawn them for heroin money, police said.

Police said he took out a personal loan to buy heroin while he was unemployed. He began to fall behind on the payments and then allegedly stole the guns and pawned them.

He provided officers with the pawn receipts authorities said.

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