3 men accused in Home Depot gift card scam
WOODBURY - Police say three men are accused of running a Home Depot gift card scam to fuel their heroin habits.
According to police, the men are accused of stealing nearly $29,000 worth of merchandise from Home Deport stores across Nassau County.
The men have been identified as Husam Elghonami, Kirt Walther and Nicholas Scuro.
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Officials say the men would return the items to the store for gift cards, then pawn them for cash to buy drugs.