Man In Court For Stealing From Piggybank For, “Women & Heroin”

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) –  Baron Calmese Jr. was arrested in September after he alegedly raided his nephew’s piggy bank.  He will be arraigned Wednesday afternoon.

Police say that Calmese confessed to stealing $504 from his four year old  nephew.  The defendants sister said she recently because her son had been given money by a relative.  She told Calmese that he could take $2 in quarters from the bank.  He is accused of taking all of the money.

When officers asked what he did with the money, he said “Man, I bought a piece of ass and some heroin.”