Alliance police warn residents about rash of catalytic converter thefts

ALLIANCE, OH (WOIO) - Alliance police are warning residents about a rash of catalytic converter thefts in the city.

Thugs swiped five catalytic converters off cars parked at State Street businesses last Friday night and Saturday morning.

Police urge anyone with information - or who sees suspicious activity - to call them immediately at 330-821-3131, as converters are worth $500-$1,000 each.

Cops are worried the brazen thieves may wander into residential areas.

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