UPS employee caught with stolen guns taped to his legs, police say

UPS worker stole guns from package, tried to leave building with them taped to his legs, police say.

An employee at a UPS facility in Sparks is charged after he attempted to leave work with stolen handguns taped to each leg, Baltimore County police said.

Eric Michael Bruneau, 27, of the 10000 block of Magledt Road in Parkville, is charged with four counts of possession of a stolen regulated firearm.

Police were called at 8:47 a.m. Tuesday to the UPS facility in the 14400 block of York Road, where a security guard stopped Bruneau and found that he had a handgun taped to each leg. The guns had been taken from a package at the facility.

Police said Bruneau also had stolen two handguns from the same facility on June 9.

Bruneau has been released on $25,000 bail. He did not have an attorney listed in online court records.

The department's gun squad is continuing to investigate.

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