Stolen guns may have been sold

ST. LUCIE COUNTY — On Aug. 17, St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office arrested Joey Falco, IV. His date of birth is 9/6/95.

Falco was arrested for numerous charges to include burglary of a dwelling, four counts, grand theft firearm and two counts of dealing in stolen property.

Joey Falco

Joey Falco

He is currently being held on $75,000 bond in the St. Lucie County Jail.

St. Lucie County detectives have reason to believe that Falco stole guns from homes throughout the county from the end of April up to now.

If you purchased a gun from Falco, you are not in trouble, but the firearm might be stolen. Please contact St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office Detective Paul Taylor at 772-462-3386 and report it.

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