Smash and grab break-in of ATM machine at shopping centre

Skjetten NærsenterSkjetten Nærsenter.Photo: Politiet / NTB scanpix

The police searching for a silver-coloured Volvo that was used in a shock-wreck break-in at Skjetten on Thursday morning.It happened in a shopping mall and an ATM machine was broken up.


Eastern police district reported on Twitter that the crime at Skjetten’s center in Akershus occurred at about 04.20.The police were notified both by a triggered alarm and by a security company.

“There were three perpetrators who drove the car into the center.Then they broke up an ATM, we’re a bit unsure of how,but they drove into it with the car. We are not sure how much money they received,and it is unknown what direction they took afterwards” said operations manager, Ronny Samuelsen, to NTB news.

The police are calling for a silver-coloured Volvo 850 with registration number CE 61033 and asking for tips and witnesses who saw the event.

“We have not received any tips yet.We are on site with technical research.We have not yet had contact with the person who is in possession of the car” said Samuelsen.


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