Catalytic converters were the target of thieves during a pair of incidents reported to Windom police last week.
On Thursday morning, an employee at Smith Automotive reported the theft of a catalytic converter from a 2010 Chevrolet owned by Smith Automotive. The value is unknown and the case remains under investigation.
Later that day, an employee at Extra Touch Auto reported two unsuccessful attempts to cut off catalytic converters. A damage estimate is unavailable.
For more details on the past week’s worth of crime in Windom and throughout the county, see the Sept. 15 edition of the Cottonwood County Citizen and Citizen eEdition.
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