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Three masked men attempt to force open ATM in Armagh overnight

Police are investigating damage caused to an ATM in Armagh city in the early hours of this morning, Wednesday, March 22.

It is the second ATM to be targeted in the city in the space of 24 hours.

Inspector Steven Weatherald said: “We received a report at around 12.15am that an ATM machine in the Killylea Road area had been damaged.

“It is reported three masked men had approached the ATM and attempted to force it open. They then made off in a silver coloured vehicle.

“Enquiries are ongoing to establish if anything has been taken.

“Enquiries are at an early stage and we would appeal to anyone who may have witnessed anything suspicious or who may have captured dashcam or other footage in the area to contact them on 101 quoting reference number 21 of 22/03/23 .

“A report can be made using the online reporting form via Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at”

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