Car Stolen From Auto Repair Company Arnold Found In St. Louis County | Fire Police
Arnold’s police try to find someone who broke into the locked key drop box of an auto repair shop and stole a car. The car was later found in St. Louis County, authorities reported.
At approximately 8 p.m. on July 30, officers were called to Car-X Tire and Auto, 1427 Jeffco Blvd., when an employee discovered that someone had broken into the drop box and stole a 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser in the repair center parking lot, according to the report. noted.
The owner of the Cruiser had left his keys at around 4:40 a.m. on July 30. The car was valued at around $ 1,500 and the cost of repairing the drop box was estimated to be around $ 500, according to the report.
The Chrysler was seen on surveillance video at Club Car Wash, 1414 Jeffco Blvd., across Jeffco Boulevard from the Car-X location. Also at the car wash, officers found a 2013 Ford EC3 van that was reported stolen in Florissant, according to the report.
The Chrysler was found on August 3 in St. Louis County near the intersection of Lindbergh Boulevard and Sappington Road. The car was unoccupied, Arnold police reported.
As of August 5, no suspect has been identified, Detective Lt. Jason Valentine said. Anyone with information about the incident should call Arnold Police at 636-296-3204.