Sorry thieves, this ATM is not going anywhere.
Another success for the Acketts ATD, with a further foiled ram raid attempt. The attack, which used a forklift telehandler, was made on the Total Garage in Binchester in the early hours on Friday morning.
The vehicle, which was abandoned at the scene, had earlier been stolen from Newton Aycliffe.
Although physical damage could clearly be seen on the ATM enclosure, the cash machine had barely moved thanks to the Acketts ATD, which managed to resist the violent attack.
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