Gainsborough

ATM stolen during Lincolnshire Co-op ram raid

This story is over

An ATM was stolen during a ram raid at a Lincolnshire Co-op food store in Scotter before it was later found abandoned in another nearby village.

Lincolnshire Police were called to the Lincolnshire Co-op Foodstore on High Street in Scotter at 2.34am on Monday, April 8.

An ATM was stolen and it is believed a silver Ford Transit van and a telehandler were used.

This caused significant damage to the premises. A digger was left behind at the scene.

The van, with the ATM still inside, was found abandoned just over an hour later in Burringham. No-one has been arrested, police said.

Axholme Community Policing Team posted on social media saying it had disrupted offenders making off from the ram-raid before seizing the stolen van in Burringham.

Anyone with information or dashcam footage should contact Lincolnshire Police on 101 quoting incident 26 of April 8.

Spotted an error? Please notify us by selecting that text and pressing Ctrl+Enter.