Theft of Catalytic Converters Jefferson Twp., Thornhurst Twp. and Moscow Borough, Lackawanna County



The Pennsylvania State Police Troop R, Dunmore Station responded to several incidents involving the theft of catalytic converters that occurred sometime between July 1, 2021 – September 3, 2021.  

Three of those incidents are detailed below:

PA2021-903388​Victim from Mt. Cobb Road, Jefferson Twp., Lackawanna County reported the catalytic converter stolen from his 2004 Ford F-250.

PA2021-996351​Victim reported the catalytic converter stolen from his 2014 fKia SUV while it was parked at the State Game Lands, Thornhurst Twp., Lackawanna County.

PA2021-1177607​Victim reported the catalytic converter stolen from his 2006 Jeep Laredo while it was parked at the intersection of State Route 307 and I 380 in Moscow Borough, Lackawanna County.

Any persons with information regarding these incidents are asked to contact the Pennsylvania State Police at Dunmore at 570-963-3156 and ask to speak with Trooper KEARNEY or anonymously contact the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS (8477) or online at

All callers to Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers remain anonymous and could be eligible for a CASH REWARD for information that leads to an arrest, the solving of a crime/cold case or the location of a wanted person/fugitive or missing person.

All information is accurate as of Release Date and is subject to change or updated. 

Media Release #3062

Thursday, July 1, 2021 - 2:45pm

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