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Suspect in custody after man, 55, killed in North County

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55-year-old man found dead inside north St. Louis County home. (Credit: KMOV) 55-year-old man found dead inside north St. Louis County home. (Credit: KMOV)
Dale Dixon, 56, is accused of killing Christopher Myers in North County (Credit: Police / KMOV) Dale Dixon, 56, is accused of killing Christopher Myers in North County (Credit: Police / KMOV)
NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOV.com) -

Charges have been filed against a suspect accused of killing a man inside a north St. Louis County home Sunday afternoon.

Christopher Myers, 55, was found dead of gunshot wounds inside a home in the 2700 block of Lyndhurst Avenue around 2:20 p.m.

Tuesday, officials announced that 56-year-old Dale Dixon was taken into custody and charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in connection with the case.

According to police, the duo were in a dispute regarding a motorcycle when Dixon came to Myers’ home and fatally shot him while he was walking up a stairwell.  

Myers was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Anyone with information about this shooting should contact the St. Louis County Police Department at (636)-529-8210 or CrimeStoppers at 1(866)-371-8477.

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