Thieves use forklift to steal ATM from Franklin bank

Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 2:22pm
Staff reports

Franklin police responding to a bank alarm call early this morning found an unusual theft.

At 4:19 a.m., someone had taken the large, free-standing ATM machine from the SunTrust Bank in Williamson Square shopping center.

Police said the thief or thieves took a forklift from a nearby construction site to remove the ATM from its base.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about this theft to contact the Franklin police. Information could be worth cash with a call to Crime Stoppers at 794-4000.