Padiham cash machine blown up in attempted theft

Three men attempted to blow up a cash machine in Padiham in the early hours of this morning.

Friday, 26th July 2019, 3:16 pm
The convenience store in Hargrove Avenue

Police were called around 2-15am today (Friday) following reports of a cash machine theft in the town.

It was reported three men had damaged the ATM machine at the Convenience Store in Hargrove Avenue.

A police spokesman said: "A quantity of cash was taken during the incident before the offenders made off from the scene in a black Audi car.

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"An investigation is underway and enquiries on-going."

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting log number 0152 of July 26.