Alaska State Troopers have reported a recent string of catalytic converter thefts south of Cantwell.
According to their report, troopers on Sunday investigated the theft of a catalytic converter that was taken from a 2011 Toyota Tacoma sometime between Friday, April 6th and Sunday, April 8th. The Truck had been parked at mile 169 of the Parks highway. Troopers believe as many as three other vehicles have had their catalytic converters stolen while parked on the Parks Highway during the same time period. The investigation is still ongoing.