Catalytic converters stolen from more than 30 school buses parked in Cuyahoga Heights

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Published: Nov. 29, 2021 at 11:04 AM EST|Updated: Nov. 29, 2021 at 11:26 AM EST
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CUYAHOGA HEIGHTS, Ohio (WOIO) - Thieves hit a school bus lot and stole catalytic converters from 35 buses.

According to officials, the buses were parked at the East 49th Street Depot in Cuyahoga Heights.

Catalytic converter thefts from parked school buses.
Catalytic converter thefts from parked school buses.((Source: WOIO))

Workers discovered the thefts when they arrived at work early Monday morning.

The thieves entered the lot by cutting a hole in a fence.

This crime impacted bus service to 12 public and private schools and effected about 200 students.

Other bus drivers covered routes, but in some cases pickups were delayed.

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