- Associated Press - Friday, October 28, 2016

ORONO, Maine (AP) - University of Maine police are investigating the thefts of car parts from students’ vehicles on the Orono campus.

University Police Chief Ronald Lacroix tells WLBZ-TV (https://on.wlbz2.com/2eTV8dt ) that thieves stole catalytic converters out of at least nine cars parked in campus parking lots over the weekend. Reports are still coming in.

Officials believe the individuals went underneath older model cars from the year 1998-2004 and sawed the parts out of the vehicles. They were reportedly Hondas, Acuras and Chevrolets.

Lacroix says the campus as a whole is safe. The investigation is ongoing.


Information from: WLBZ-TV, https://www.wlbz2.com

Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide