Ram raiders destroy service station building in Whittlesey
29 September 2015
From the section Cambridgeshire
The ram raid happened at 02:55 BST according to Cambridgeshire Police
Ram raiders using a JCB digger and a forklift truck destroyed a petrol station building in a bid to steal a cash machine.
The would-be thieves – four men dressed in black – struck at East Delph service station at 02:55 BST.
Police said the cash machine was left at the scene and it was not clear whether cash or anything else was stolen.
Fire crews closed the petrol station on safety grounds.
Two other trucks were also used in the raid.
A red car – possibly an Audi – was seen leaving in the direction of the Dog In A Doublet pub and Thorney, Cambridgeshire Police said.
Source:: BBC world news feed