Truck causes $100,000 in damage after ripping ATM off base, Lincoln Police say
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – A stolen truck yanked a Lincoln bank’s ATM off of its foundation Wednesday morning, causing over $100,000 in damage, police say.
Officers were sent to Pinnacle Bank just north of 27th and Superior Streets after an ATM tamper alarm was set off around 3 a.m.
When officers arrived, they found that the ATM had been pulled from its base, according to police.
Nearby, officers found a Ford F-250 that was reported stolen from the Capitol Beach neighborhood earlier in the morning.
Police estimate the damage to the machine and the building’s infrastructure at $104,000.
There was no money missing from the machine, according to police.
An investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is asked to call Lincoln Police at 402-441-6000 or Crime Stoppers at 402-475-3600.
In October, another stolen truck ripped an ATM off its foundation at a bank near 17th and South Streets, causing $105,000 in damage.