(CBS DETROIT) – The Detroit Police Department is seeking suspects wanted in connection to the theft of catalytic converters from cars in Detroit.

Vehicle wanted in connection to the theft of catalytic converters in Detroit | Credit: Detroit Police Department

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In the morning on Tuesday, Dec. 21, at about 5:45 a.m., three to four suspects tried to steal catalytic converters from vehicles at 1517 E Larned, police said.

The suspects fired shots at a citizen and then fled the scene.

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Police believe the suspects drove off in an older model gray Jeep Cherokee with four black doors.

If anyone has any information, they are asked to contact the Detroit Police Department at 313-596-5240 or Crimes Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

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