Crime of the Week, July 28-Aug. 1, 2008
Posted: Wednesday, July 30, 2008 11:50 am
The Messenger 07.30.08
Be A Crime Stopper
The recent theft of catalytic converters from four different vehicles in Union City is being targeted this week by Crime Stoppers.
The week of July 21-25, one catalytic converter was cut off a 2002 Pontiac Grand Am and two were cut off a 1991 Lincoln Town Car on the property of Herman Jenkins Motors on West Reelfoot Avenue, while catalytic converters were also taken from two vans owned by the Eddie Cox Senior Center at 622 South Depot St.
Police said a black flat-bed white-cab work truck is the suspect vehicle in the crimes.
To provide information about this crime — featured as this week’s Crime of the Week — or other crimes, call Crime Stoppers at 885-TIPS (885-8477) or e-mail Crime Stoppers at email@example.com. Tips may be worth rewards up to $1,000, according to Union City Police Chief Joe Garner, coordinator of the local Crime Stoppers program.
Callers to Crime Stoppers are guaranteed anonymity.