Arrests in parking meter thefts

Published 09/03 2015 12:20PM

Updated 09/03 2015 12:20PM

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Muscatine Police have made three arrests in a series of parking meter thefts.

Starting in late July around twenty meters in the downtown area were broken into and the change inside stolen.

On Tuesday a 14-year-old was arrested and charged with 1st degree theft.

On Wednesday, 41-year-old Shawn Honts and his 16-year-old son were arrested and charged in connection with the thefts.

Police say other arrests are pending.

Officers say Muscatine citizens assisted them in identifying the alleged thieves and ask if anyone else has information to call them at 563-263-9922 x 608.

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