Athabasca RCMP seek public assistance with catalytic convertor thefts; “$30,000 in stolen property, damages, and property repairs”

Athabasca, Alberta – On Jan. 24, 2023, Athabasca RCMP received a call for service from a business in the area of 50 Ave. Reporting suggested multiple thefts of catalytic convertors took place overnight on Jan. 22, 2023. Through investigation, RCMP members determined multiple vehicles had catalytic convertors taken from them while parked at the business location. Athabasca RCMP approximates a value of $30,000 in stolen property, damages, and property repairs.

Catalytic Converter 1
Catalytic Converter 1

Further investigation revealed an unknown male had entered the property shortly after 5:00 a.m., on Jan. 22, 2023. The male is described as:

light skin complexion

wearing light brown pants, a black sweater, and a black and white toque.

Potentially driving a dark colored SUV of unknown make and model

Athabasca RCMP are asking the public’s assistance for any information in relation to this incident (or identifying those responsible). Please contact Athabasca RCMP at 780-675-5122 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

Athabasca RCMP

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