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Chainsaw and gas canister used to steal cash machine

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Thieves used a chainsaw and gas canister to steal a cash machine from a Post Office.

Police say they believe the equipment was used to force entry to the property on Queen Street, in Southwell, Nottinghamshire.

Nobody has been arrested.

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In a statement Nottinghamshire Police said:

We were called to reports of theft from a cash machine in Queen Street, Southwell at around 5.25am today (Friday 11 January 2019).

It’s believed offenders used a chainsaw to get into the property and a gas canister to gain access to the machine before taking the cash from inside.

– Nottinghamshire Police
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