Widespread thefts of catalytic converters have been a widespread issue recently with thieves brazenly seen stealing from vehicles in a matter of minutes.
Police in Barnehurst have tweeted that they’ve discovered a vehicle believed to be used in a number of thefts.
“In the early hours of this morning we found and recovered this vehicle linked to offences including theft of catylic converters and criminal damage to motor vehicles across the borough of Bexley. The vehicle was recovered for a forensic examination.”
Thefts were often prevalent on Toyota Prius’ but has recently spread to other vehicles.