FRANKLIN, Tenn. (WKRN) — Franklin police find 26 stolen catalytic converters stuffed into the trunk of a suspect’s car.
After arresting two people in connection to the thefts, police hope to track down the victims of the crime spree.
Investigators said they caught Laquetta Eugene and Chesare Rivers red-handed as the two allegedly were trying to steal another catalytic converter from a car in the Cool Springs Galleria parking lot September 30.
Officers witnessed Rivers under a car with an electric saw prompting the take down.
Police believe the stolen property belongs to victim’s vehicles. Those cars missing a catalytic converter will have a loud roaring sound when accelerating.
If you or someone you know has a missing catalytic converter, call Franklin Police at (615) 791-3237.