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Watch: Thieves use JCB to steal cashpoint in Essex

Police have released dramatic footage of the moment thieves used a JCB to rip the cashpoint from outside a shop in Essex.

The digger was driven into the front of Newport Stores, in Newport High Street, in the early hours of September the 25th.

The ATM was put on the back of a Toyota, which was later found burnt out in a field in Cambridgeshire.

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The white Toyota Hilux is thought to have driven off towards Wickham Road.

Police say they released the CCTV footage "in the hope it will jog the memory of anyone who saw these men or vehicles in the area before or after the incident."

Anyone with information should call 101 quoting the crime reference number 42/139010/18.

Alternatively, contact the Crimestoppers charity 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at Crimestoppers-uk.org.