3 catalytic converter theft suspects arrested in Shenandoah

Three theft suspects were arrested after five catalytic converters were found in the trunk of their car, Shenandoah police say.

Just after 1 a.m. Friday, officers made a traffic stop on a suspicious vehicle pulling out of a hotel parking lot.

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Police say the investigation resulted in the discovery of the catalytic converters, two of which had just been stolen. 

Officers also found battery-powered saws and saw blades, authorities say.

The occupants of the car, three 17-year-old males, were arrested. They have been charged with felony theft.