Police Search For Suspects After ATM Stolen, Van Torched In Hills

February 9, 2024 10:22 am in by

Police are investigating after a van was used to break into a Kersbrook Hotel this morning.

Police were called to Scott Road around 4:30am, after witnesses reported hearing glass smashing and a vehicle reversing.

Significant damage was caused to the front of the premises and the ATM had been stolen.

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50 minutes later, the van was allegedly set on fire on North East Road at Chain of Ponds, prompting a quick response from local CFS crews who were forced to contain a grass fire which had been started as a result.

Police located part of the stolen ATM on the floor beside the destroyed van.

Enquires revealed that the Ford van had been stolen from Tanunda a short time earlier.

Police searched the area but have been unable to locate any suspects so far; anyone with more information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.


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