KIRKWOOD, Mo. - A Kirkwood family is now offering a $16,000 reward to help track down the hit and run driver that killed their loved one.
Fifty-year old Joe Auffenberg was struck and killed Feb. 9 along Kirkwood Road.
On Wednesday, police released photos of the type of minivan that hit him, and the Auffenbergs made a plea to the community to help them find the driver who killed their brother. They say he had a special heart.
There wasn't anybody that Joe didn't come in contact with that didn't feel that he was truly a member of their family," said his sister, Anne Auffenberg.
If you have information about the hit and run, call the Kirkwood Police Department at 314-822-5858.