Intoxicated 'ice cream junkie' sentenced for stealing frosty treat from Missouri church
03/06/2014 4:38 PM
03/06/2014 4:41 PM
A St. Louis area man has been sentenced to six years in prison for breaking into a church freezer and stealing ice cream.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that 25-year-old Andrew Steven Jung of St. Charles was sentenced Wednesday.
The crime happened in March 2013 at St. Peter's Catholic Church in St. Charles. Investigators responding to a break-in found a freezer had been damaged and ice cream had been taken.
Jung was spotted walking about three blocks away — intoxicated and with ice cream on his face and clothes. Police say he told them in a videotaped interview that he was an "ice cream junkie."
Jung pleaded guilty Wednesday to burglary. Prosecutors agreed to drop other charges.
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