Ram raiders have targeted a supermarket in West Sussex.

They used a digger to rip out the cash machine at the Co-op store on Church Street in Rudgwick.

The raid took place in the early hours of this morning. It's not known how much money was stolen but extensive damage has been caused to the front of the shop.

Extensive damage after ram raid Credit: Eddie Howland

Sussex Police are investigating and have cordoned off the area in front of the store. It's believed that there are three suspects, who made off in vehicles towards the A281.

Detectives are appealing for information.

Cash machine ripped out Credit: Eddie Howland