Lincoln Business Owner Accused of Being Involved in Thefts of Catalytic Converters
Viktor Popov (Courtesy of Lincoln Police)

LINCOLN–(KFOR Nov. 28)–An ongoing theft investigation has led Lincoln Police to the arrest of a local business owner.

Police say a search warrant served Sunday morning at Victory Auto, 1443 Cornhusker, led to the arrest of the owner, 33-year-old Viktor Popov and his alleged involvement in catalytic converter thefts and possession of stolen vehicle parts.  A warrant served led to the seizure of 101 catalytic converter thefts, worth a total of $30,000.

Popov was cited for theft by receiving.  He’s already in jail in an unrelated case.