JCB cash point raid

Police are searching for thieves who used a JCB digger to rip an ATM from a Tesco store in Newmarket. The attempted smash and grab raid took place in the early hours of this morning at the supermarket on Fordham Road.

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The scene of the attempted smash and grab raid. Credit: Russell Hookey

Police are still searching for thieves who used a JCB digger to rip an ATM from a Tesco store in Newmarket.

The attempted smash and grab raid took place in the early hours of Sunday morning at the supermarket on Fordham Road.

The raid caused considerable damage. Credit: Russell Hookey

Police say the theives were disturbed by staff and three men were spotted fleeing the scene empty handed.

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Staff foil attempted smash and grab raid

Police are searching for thieves who used a JCB digger to rip an ATM from a Tesco store in Newmarket.

The attempted smash and grab raid took place in the early hours of this morning at the supermarket on Fordham Road.

Police say the theives were disturbed by staff and three men were spotted fleeing the scene empty handed. No-one was hurt but the building suffered serious structural damage. Police are appealing for witnesses.

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