January 7, 2019 6:34 pm

Okotoks RCMP investigating attempted ATM theft, break and enter

Surveillance photo of the suspect in the Jan. 1 break and enter in the Okotoks Rec Centre.

Supplied / Okotoks RCMP

Okotoks RCMP are investigating a break and enter and failed ATM theft at the Okotoks Rec Centre.

Police say a man driving an older white van broke into the rec centre on Jan. 1 at about 9:30 p.m. and tried to steal the ATM, causing damage to the front doors.

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The man, dressed in blue coveralls with high visibility yellow stripes, left after he was unable to remove the ATM, police said in an emailed statement.

Okotoks RCMP ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 403-995-6400 or Crime Stoppers.

WATCH BELOW: Surveillance video from a north Edmonton bingo hall shows the brazen theft of an ATM. It happened at Castledowns Bingo early Tuesday morning (March 13, 2018).


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