Houston police say they are investigating who tried to steal an ATM from a Wells Fargo branch with a forklift. Police say they were called to the area around 3:30 a.m. after the report of a panic alarm.
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Criminals + stolen forklift = smashed ATM. Unknown if any money was actually stolen or how many suspects there are, no one in custody, per <a href="https://twitter.com/houstonpolice?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@houstonpolice</a>. Eastex Fwy/Collingsworth St.. <a href="https://twitter.com/KPRC2?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@KPRC2</a> <a href="https://t.co/yLoQGeWqQJ">pic.twitter.com/yLoQGeWqQJ</a></p>— Jake Reiner (@KPRC2Jake) <a href="https://twitter.com/KPRC2Jake/status/1023516987006373888?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">July 29, 2018</a></blockquote>
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When police arrived they found a large, green forklift that was used to try to lift the ATM free. Investigators say the crane attempt failed and they found a box truck nearby the scene.
Police are processing the truck and the crane for evidence and are working to determine if any cash was taken. This might be one thing abuse
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