In the early morning hours of Tuesday thieves cut three Catalytic Converter's from Sanders Gas fleet. The trucks were parked at their warehouse on B Street, converters were taken from two gas delivery trucks and one regular service pickup. Converters are sold for scrap and bring around $100 to the thief but for the owner to replace, it could be upward of $7000 for three trucks.
This has not only become a problem for the Meridian area but nation wide as thieves look for a quick way to score cash without working. Contact the Meridian Police Department 601-485-1893 or Crime Stoppers 855-485-8477 if you any information on this crime.