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Cash machine stolen in ram raid at Fulbourn Co-op


By Gemma Gardner


The clean up begins after another Ram-Raid at the Co-op store in Fulbourn. Picture - Richard Marsham
The clean up begins after another Ram-Raid at the Co-op store in Fulbourn. Picture - Richard Marsham

Ram raiders smashed the front of a supermarket in Fulbourn and stole the store's cash machine in the early hours of this morning (Friday, August 31).

The clean up begins after another Ram-Raid at the Co-op store in Fulbourn. Picture - Richard Marsham
The clean up begins after another Ram-Raid at the Co-op store in Fulbourn. Picture - Richard Marsham

Extensive damage has been caused to the Co-op in High Street, which was also attacked in April.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Constabulary said: “We were called at about 2.45am today with reports of a ram raid at the Co-op in High Street, Fulbourn.

“A Mitsubishi pick-up truck was used and left at the scene while three men made off in a blue car believed to be on false plates.The cash point machine was stolen.”

Cllr Robert Dryden, who lives in the village, told Cambridge Independent: “I had a call this morning to say that the Co-op had been ram-raided again.”

The clean up begins after another Ram-Raid at the Co-op store in Fulbourn. Picture - Richard Marsham
The clean up begins after another Ram-Raid at the Co-op store in Fulbourn. Picture - Richard Marsham

He said the shop had been ram raided on a number of occasions and after the April incident the cash machine had been moved inside.

The Co-op is the only shop in the village, and Cllr Dryden says the incident will be “an inconvenience” for older villagers, who may not be able to travel.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting incident 32 of today or visit www.cambs.police.uk/report Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.



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