On 04-28-2021 at 4:05am Sparks Police Officers responded to the 300 blk of Harbour Cove on a report of a Vehicle Burglary in progress. The reporting party reported suspicious subjects around a vehicle, and then hearing an electric saw. As officers arrived on scene they located four supsects directly involved in actively removing a catalytic converter from a Honda SUV. All four suspects were arrested and transported.
Catalytic converter thefts have been on the rise since January of 2021. Countywide there have been over 200 thefts of catalytic converters.