Police: Bronx teacher tried to sell rifle, ammoPosted: Updated:
A Bronx teacher has been arrested for allegedly trying to sell a rifle and more than 500 rounds of ammunition to an undercover officer.
According to published reports, 41-year-old George Digilio tried to sell a .22-caliber semiautomatic rifle and the ammunition in several phone conversations with the officer.
Digilio is a special education teacher at P.S. 117 in Melrose. He faces several weapons charges.