UPDATED: Arrest Made In Auto Shop Employee’s Murder

Brett Blume

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) –  St. Louis police have made an arrest in last week’s beating death of a 71-year-old man.

Dave Post was found dead in the auto restoration shop where he worked in the 1300 block of Hamilton Wednesday evening.

Investigators later discovered that two classic cars had been stolen from the shop…a 1970 Chevy Monte Carlo and a 1969 Plymouth Barracuda.

Both vehicles were recovered in St. Louis County.

Now a 44-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the crime.

The suspect’s name is being withheld pending formal charges.

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