If you happen to hear the sound of a hacksaw blade or electric power saw at work near your car in the wee hours you may want to take a peek under the undercarriage as it appears Converter Miners have been busy of late.
An alert neighbor perked up at the sound of saws at work under a car in Concord this morning and – investigating further – was surprised to see a person and not a raccoon under the vehicle. With some tools.
The police were summoned and they recovered a recently amputated converter – valued for the metals they contain – and a pair of miners who had come equipped for the job. This happens a lot, with the Toyota Prius a favorite target