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Danijel Colic, 23, is charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action. He is accused of fatally stabbing Joan Furlong, 65, in Affton. Credit: STL Co. PD Danijel Colic, 23, is charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action. He is accused of fatally stabbing Joan Furlong, 65, in Affton. Credit: STL Co. PD
AFFTON (KMOV.com) -

St. Louis County police say the suspect in the stabbing death of an Affton woman has been captured in Kentucky.

Danijel Colic, 23, is charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action.

On the afternoon of September 21, police were called to a home in the 8400 block of Hampstead Drive to check on the home's resident. When police arrived, they found the resident, 65-year-old Joan Furlong, dead. Police also said her car, wallet, cell phone and keys were missing.

According to police, Furlong was stabbed numerous times.

Police say Colic was later caught on surveillance video driving Furlong's car at a gas station and using her credit card at the same station.

Authorities later found Furlong's car and said Colic's fingerprints were found inside.

Colic will be held in the St. Louis County bail on a $1 million bond.

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