CERES (CBS13) – Three people were arrested after being found in possession of more than a dozen catalytic converters early Wednesday, the Ceres Police Department said.
Ceres police said a call came in at around 5 a.m. regarding a possible catalytic converter theft in progress along Walter Drive.READ MORE: 'He Gives Me Everything To Be': Therapy Dog For Woman In Wheelchair Now Needs Wheelchair Of His Own
When officers arrived, the suspects had already left but were seen getting into a gold Honda Civic, investigators said. The suspects were located a short while later and taken into custody.READ MORE: Quake Near Truckee: Why Some Got Shake Alerts And Others Didn't
Inside the suspects’ vehicle, 13 stolen catalytic converters were found along with tools that are used in these types of thefts, police said.MORE NEWS: Sacramento Police Officer Justin Shepard Arrested For Alleged Domestic Violence Incident
Any potential victims in the area or anyone with further info on the investigation is asked to contact the Ceres Police Department.