Pair of catalytic converter thieves caught

Pair of catalytic converter thieves caught
Photo: Cha Her

Originally published as a Roseville PD Facebook post – 

“Was the catalytic converter stolen off your Toyota Prius model year 2004-2009 or Honda Accord 2003-2007 on Saturday night (10/24) or early Sunday morning 10/25 in the Roseville/Rocklin area? If so, we may have recovered your converter. Please contact LBenedyuk@roseville.ca.us for more information.

Desiree Lovato

Here’s the rest of the story…
On Sunday, 10/25 just after 3:00 a.m. officers responded to the area of Silverhorn Court for reports of a possible catalytic converter theft in progress. Officers conducted a traffic stop on the suspect vehicle as it was leaving Silverhorn Court.
A vehicle search was conducted and officers located two sawed off catalytic converters, a pipe cutter, floor jack, sawzall, and drill. Officers also located methamphetamines and a methamphetamine bong.
Two suspects, later identified as Desiree Lovato (dob 1/18/91) and Cha Her (dob 10/2/81), were arrested and booked into the South Placer Jail on charges of possession of stolen property, possession of burglary tools, conspiracy to commit a crime, and drug related charges. Cha also had an outstanding felony warrant.”
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