We have an increase in crime in the parking lot. Be alert for unfamiliar persons or vehicles on the grounds. Keep your entry and patio lights on at night.
A car parked in the main lot was targeted this week as part of a catalytic converter theft. Help by reporting any suspicious behavior, such as:
- A person working under a vehicle in a parking lot
- A person with an electric saw or grinder appearing to work on a vehicle
- Cutting or grinding noises while the person is under a car
Police said the thefts have occurred at all times of the day and in very public areas. Anyone who sees anything suspicious is urged to call 911 immediately.
CRIME ALERT: We have recently seen a spike in thefts of catalytic converters from vehicles. If you see suspicious behavior, such as someone working under a car in a public parking lot with the sound of cutting or grinding noises, please call 911. pic.twitter.com/EV2VzSjJGm
— Eagan Police (@EaganPolice) September 8, 2020
Eagan sees spike in theft of catalytic converters from vehicles
KSTP: Eagan police warn of spike in catalytic converter thefts