Deputies: Thieves steal catalytic converter from truck in Spanaway

SPANAWAY, Wash. — Pierce County deputies are asking for the public’s help in identifying two men who are seen on surveillance stealing a catalytic converter off a truck parked in a driveway in Spanaway.

Before 6 a.m. on May 26, the suspects are seen on video using a saw to cut it off in about 30 seconds.

Deputies described the two suspects as white men in their 20s or 30s.

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They drove away in a late 90s to early 2000s white Acura TL with black wheels. A license plate could not be seen.

“We believe the car has been used in other catalytic converter thefts in our area,” deputies said.

Anyone who recognizes the car or the two men are asked to submit a tip to Crime Stoppers using the P3 Tips App. You can also go to the website or call 1-800-222-TIPS.