Punks Steal Historic Piece of Union Station After St. Pat's Parade Downtown

Anybody know these chumps? Last Saturday afternoon, while many green-clad St. Louisans were sh$thouse-wasted from St. Paddy's Day festivities downtown, these scoundrels were stealing history -- specifically, one of the "finials" (or big metal balls) from the main staircase at Union Station that descends from the famous whispering arch.
click to enlarge This punk -- possibly drunk from St. Paddy's Day -- is stealing a historic finial from Union Station. - Photo submitted by Union Station
Photo submitted by Union Station
This punk -- possibly drunk from St. Paddy's Day -- is stealing a historic finial from Union Station.
According to the time stamp on the surveillance video, it appears they actually swiped the thing at 5:27 p.m.

Anybody who's got the dope on these rascals should call Union Station at (314) 421-6655 or the cops at (314) 231-1212. Here's another view of them:



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