November 2, 2018 7.42 am This story is over 36 months old

Ram raid with stolen forklift at Witham St Hughs Coop

The cash machine was stolen

The cash machine at the Witham St Hughs Coop store on Muntjac Way has been stolen in a ram raid in the early hours of Friday.

It happened at around 2.15am on November 2, when a stolen forklift vehicle was used to remove the ATM from the shop.

The cash machine was then taken away in another vehicle.

No one has been arrested and police are still investigating.

Photo: Gary Parkes

Photo: Gary Parkes

The adjacent car park has been closed as part of the crime scene for forensic examination and this is likely to cause some disruption to the school drop-off.

People are asked to find another area to park this morning.

Anyone who was in the area of Muntjac Way, Witham St Hughs from about 1.30am to 2.15am this morning and saw anything suspicious is asked to contact 101.

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