Suspects steal ATM in Collegeville neighborhood

Crime

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Police are searching for the suspects-involved who stole an ATM in the Collegeville neighborhood of Birmingham.

According to the Birmingham Police Department, officers came across a group of suspects trying to steal the ATM machine from the PNC Bank on the 2900 block of 2nd Avenue South in the Collegeville neighborhood just after 3:45 a.m. Tuesday. A tow truck and a black sedan fled from the scene once officers arrived.

Helicopters and K-9 units were searching the area around Maclin Park, but the search has been called off. One of the suspects’ cars was found in the nearby neighborhood.

The safe inside of the ATM was recovered on 33rd Avenue North and returned to bank managers.

The suspects have not been taken into custody at this time.

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