STOCKTON (CBS13) — Authorities are asking for help in identifying the pair who was caught in the act of cutting off someone’s catalytic converter in Stockton last week.
Stockton police say, back on Aug. 19, the pair was caught red-handed by a car owner along the 400 block of E. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.READ MORE: Cooling Centers Open In Sacramento Region This Week
One suspect was carrying a cordless metal saw while the other was driving a green Ford Aerostar van. Police say the van was found several days later and impounded, but a different suspect was arrested for allegedly stripping a stolen Mercedes from the Bay Area.READ MORE: East Sacramento Neighborhood Power Turned Off For Maintenance Despite Hot Day
The Stockton victim managed to snap several photos of the suspects as they took off.MORE NEWS: Newsom Declares State Of Emergency, Grid Operator Urges Power Conservation For Second Day Amid High Heat
Anyone who recognizes the suspects is urged to call Stockton Crime Stoppers at (209) 946-0600.