Suspected catalytic converter thief arrested in Broward County

DAVIE, Fla. – Authorities in Davie recovered multiple catalytic converters after arresting a man accused of stealing the pricey car parts.

Detectives said they spotted 25-year-old Montez Daniels cutting catalytic converters from several cars in a parking garage in Hollywood last Wednesday.

Stolen license plates, burglary tools and over 100 used saw blades were discovered in Daniels’ car.

He is now facing several felony charges.

Mugshot for 25-year-old Montez Daniels (Davie Police Department)

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