Angle grinder gang cut through ticket machines

Police are hunting a gang of thieves which stole more than £3,000 from railway station ticket machines.

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Dramatic CCTV shows ticket machine raid

Police hunting a gang which made off with £3,000 from railway stations have released dramatic CCTV footage showing men slicing through ticket machines with an angle grinder.

The footage captures the suspects approaching the vending machines, cutting through them and smashing them with pickaxes to get to the cash inside. Six stations in London and Hertfordshire have been targeted since April.

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