Suspect arrested in connection to stolen items from Learning Tree Daycare

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU)— A suspect has been arrested in connection to the chainsaw and catalytic converter that were reported stolen from the Learning Tree Daycare on Dec. 28.

Police officials say 48-year-old David Herwald was arrested Tuesday, with the help of information from the public.

Eau Claire Police are still investigating to see if Herwald is connected with the other thefts of catalytic converters in the area.