Thief steals entire ATM from Trenton business

Police are asking for help in finding a man who took an ATM from a Trenton business early Wednesday morning.

A white male wearing a black coat, black mask, blue jeans, gray shoes and purple medical gloves entered the Leisure Laundry & Tanning on East State Street about about 3:30 a.m., sprayed paint on the security cameras and took off with the entire automated teller machine, according to Trenton police detective Sean Gill.


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Store security cameras captured several images of the suspect before they were hit with spray paint.

“He definitely had a plan,” said Gill.

Two coin machines beside the ATM were not touched. There are not cameras outside the store, so police do not have a description of a vehicle that was likely used to haul the machine away.

Anyone who can identify the suspect is urged to contact Gill at 513-428-0129, or leave an anonymous tip at 513-428-0111.

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