Some recycling centers in western Washington are taking steps to stop thieves from trying to sell stolen catalytic converters.
SEATTLE — Police in western Washington are warning that thefts of catalytic converters are skyrocketing, but where do those stolen goods end up?
Thieves are after catalytic converters to recycle the precious metals that are inside, but police say that process is not one that anyone can do. Often times, thieves have to take the stolen goods to a recycling center that will extract the metal from the converter, according to law enforcement officials.
The Recycling Depot in Seattle has safeguards in place to
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