Suspect arrested in Jefferson County catalytic converters thefts

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ARNOLD, MO (KTVI)-A FOX 2 follow up on the theft of nearly $76,000 worth of catalytic converters in Jefferson County. A Londell man has been arrested, but not yet charged in the case.

Arnold, MO police pulled the man over for driving erratically and quickly discovered burglary tools.

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They believe he is responsible for a number of thefts from dealerships and repair shops from Arnold to Festus dating back to late last month.

Those cities, along with Herculaneum and the Jefferson County, are seeking charges against the man.