UPDATE: The family tells FOX 2 that the truck was found Wednesday in St. Louis city.
IMPERIAL, MO – A Jefferson County family already in pain, now has to deal with another blow. In March 2017, Steve Welker passed away leaving behind a wife and twin 16-year-olds.
His son Cole Welker was left his father’s Dodge Ram pick-up truck.
This past weekend the family took the truck to a body shop in Imperial Missouri for an estimate to repair some damage on the vehicle. Sometime over the weekend the pick-up was stolen off Zieglers Automotive lot.
The family has been devastated by the theft. For Cole, the truck embodied his memories of his father.
The family is offering a $3,000 reward for the return of the truck.
If you have seen the truck, you can contact the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.