Car Thief Steals Funeral Home Van with Body Still Inside

St. Louis County police are in search for a funeral home van after it was stolen, with a body still inside the vehicle. 

Police said the van of William C. Harris Funeral Home was stolen at around 10 am on Thursday, after the driver left the vehicle running and unattended in the parking lot of QuikTrip on Lusher Road.

The police described the van as, “a white, 2012 Nissan van, with Missouri license plate 5MDX73. The vehicle has decals with a funeral home’s name displayed on its side and back,” on Twitter.

They also said that two persons are of interest after they released photos of a man and a woman, who police suspect are in the Godfrey, Illinois area.

Authorities urged the public to call 636-529-8210 or CrimeStoppers with any information.


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