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Suspect arrested after 71-year-old man found shot to death inside auto shop

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ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – One suspect has been arrested for the murder of a 71-year-old mechanic found shot to death inside his workplace.

Police say David Post was found dead Thursday around 8:20 p.m. inside the auto restoration shop at 1395 Hamilton Avenue in north St. Louis. Post was working by himself before he was shot in the head.

A 44-year-old man has been taken into custody.

Officials say two cars were stolen during the incident, as well. A 1970 Monte Carlo and a 1969 Barracuda were recovered in St. Louis. Post’s relatives believe robbery was the motive in his killing.


 

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