Querico Nabbed

A man wanted for theft in Kirksville has been captured in California. Steve Quercio, just a few days ago, was named fugitive of the week by the Kirksville Police Department. Accordingn to a press release , the 62 year old Quercio was wanted in connection with an arrest warrant from Adair County for felony by stealing. An indictment alleges that in August 2014, Quercio appropriated radio advertisements of a value of at least $500 which services were provided by KIRX, Inc., and guaranteed compensation through ticket proceeds from a monster truck event. The indictment goes on to allege that representations were false and Quercio knew them to be false. If convicted, Quercio face 1 -7 years in prison and fine up to $5,000 or a combination of fine and imprisonment.