Authorities in St. Louis are investigating an incident at a St. Louis trucking company that left a man dead.
The incident occurred at approximately 7:35 a.m. on Saturday at Central Transport International at the 500 block of Gimblin Road.
According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, employees allegedly caught a man breaking into trailers.
The trucking company employees alleged they thought the man had a gun.
Three to four employees confronted the man and a struggle ensued. The men were able to subdue the man until police arrived.
When police arrived, the man was found unresponsive. He was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Fox 2 News reports the alleged thief was a black male in his 40s-50s.
Police are investigating the incident. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that no gun was found at the scene.
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