Norwich – ATM Theft at student union bar

Three people have been arrested in connection with an attempted theft of an ATM machine at the UEA campus in Norwich last night (Monday 2 December).

Officers were called at about 8.15pm to a report of an crime where an attempt was under way to take an ATM cash machine from the Student Union bar in the Lower Common Room.

A cordon remains in place at the crime scene and enquiries continue. Two police vehicle sustained damage in the incident as one of the suspects made an attempt to leave the scene in a  vehicle. The ATM machine has been seized for forensic enquiries. No-one was hurt in the incident and police will be carrying out further enquiries tomorrow as well as holding reassurance patrols in the area.

Three men, aged 33, 37 and 18 have been arrested and taken to Wymondham Police Investigation Centre for questioning where they will be held overnight.20131130-201915.jpg