Man accused of stealing guns from cars in custody | Crime

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Man accused of stealing guns from cars in custody
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ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- A St. Augustine man is in custody after being named the prime suspect in connection with two car burglaries.

The suspect, Richard William Palmer, 24, is accused of breaking into two cars on Elementary Way on January 28 and stealing two hand guns and other items, according to a release from the St. Johns County Sheriff's Office.

One of the victim's security cameras captured images of the suspect and the vehicle used during the alleged burglaries, the release details.

Investigators arrested Palmer and recovered handguns and other property that was allegedly stolen from the victim's vehicles.

Palmer is facing charges of burglary, larceny and grand theft.

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