CAT CON THEFTS CONTINUE..

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Lower Moreland Twp Police started the year with multiple catalytic converter thefts in the Township. The thefts all occurred along Welsh Rd, bordering Northeast Philadelphia and Abington Township. LMPD currently has no video surveillance or photos for the investigations. Detectives request the publics assistance with reporting any suspicious activity from the below dates to the police, 215-947-3132.


2023-00251:

Sometime overnight between 01/05-01/06/2023 a catalytic converter was stolen from a 2007 Honda Accord at a residential apartment complex on Welsh Road, as well as the registration plate for that Honda.


2023-00270:

On Saturday 01/07/2023, at approximately 01:58 hours, LMPD was dispatched to a residence off Welsh Road, near our border with NE Philadelphia and Abington Township.
At the time of the report, 3-5 offenders were observed standing around the resident’s Ram truck and Volkswagen at the residence and appeared to be looking in the VW and trying to open the door. The offenders fled in a black sedan before police arrived. It was discovered the catalytic converter was stolen from the 2012 Volkswagen Jetta.


2023-00598:

Sometime between 01/09-01/14/2023 a catalytic converter was stolen from a 2010 Volkswagen Jetta at a residence off Welsh Road, near our border with NE Philadelphia and Abington Township. The vehicle had been parked on the roadway when the theft occurred.


If anyone has information, please contact Detective Halota, 215-947-3132.

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Thursday, January 5, 2023 - 1:15pm

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