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Officials recover 14 stolen vehicles from Kern County aqueduct

CHP Recovers Stolen Cars from Aqueduct
CHP Recovers Stolen Cars from Aqueduct
CHP Recovers Stolen Cars from Aqueduct
CHP Recovers Stolen Cars from Aqueduct
Posted at 8:26 AM, Mar 20, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-20 11:26:33-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — 23ABC has brought you the stories of increased catalytic converter thefts across California and here in Kern County. But there's also the issue of grand theft auto.

A recent investigation by the California Highway Patrol recovered 14 stolen cars at the bottom of aqueducts in Kern County.

During the past week, CHP Fort Tejon and several agencies conducted a search of an aqueduct in Kern County finding all those stolen cars and trucks.

CHP reminds people that if you see something suspicious, like what you think might be a car theft to either call 911 or your local CHP office.