Catalytic converter thieves hit 3 car dealerships in 2 months

3:07 PM, Dec 18, 2012   |    comments
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St. Petersburg, Florida -- The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office needs the public's help identifying a person seen on camera trying to steal catalytic converters from a local car dealership.

Detectives say in the evening or early morning hours between Sept. 26 and Nov. 25, three car dealerships were the victim of thieves stealing the converters from vehicles in the dealer's lots.

The most recent theft occurred on Nov. 25 at Import Auto's on 34th Street North in St. Pete.

If you recognize the individual in the photographs or have information related to the case please contact Detective Michael Hilliard of the Burglary and Pawn Unit at 582-6200. Or if you wish to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS.

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