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Berkeley Police Department
Thursday April 27th, 2023 :: 10:27 a.m. PDT


Attempt Catalytic Converter Theft involving two firearms

On April 27th, around 6:08 am, two subjects brandished a long rifle and a handgun at a victim while attempting to steal a catalytic converter in the area of Bancroft Way and McGee Ave. The subjects fled the area at a high rate of speed, in a white Maserati SUV with paper plates and were not located.
We encourage the community to:
-Call the police if you see a crime in progress
-Do not approach the subjects
-Be a good witness and provide as much information as you can to the dispatchers
The Berkeley Police Department takes these crimes seriously and wants to keep our community safe. If you see something, say something!

Berkeley Police Department
2100 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 510-981-5900

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