In the past 3 weeks we have taken 6 reports of catalytic converter thefts in OP, Independence PD, KCPD, NKCPD, Jackson CO SO, Roeland Park PD and KU PD have all reported numerous thefts as well. The suspects are primarily targeting 90' model Pontiac Grand Ams, Toyota Corollas and Chevy Luminas.
Roeland Park's suspect information from 5/31/10 indicates the suspects were two black males. The male who removed the catalytic converter with a saw was described as having short hair, about 5' 6", with a thin build, wearing dark clothes and black shoes. The suspects were in a late 90's model Gold Chevy Malibu, unknown tag.