ATM rob­bery at­tempted

Townsville Bulletin - - Front Page -

PO­LICE are in­ves­ti­gat­ing the at­tempted rob­bery of a man who was us­ing an ATM at Wil­lows Shop­ping­town yes­ter­day.

Townsville CIB of­fi­cer-in-charge De­tec­tive Se­nior Sergeant Graeme Ea­ton said a man, aged in his 30s, was us­ing an ATMon­the Thuringowa Drive side of Wil­lows Shop­ping­town when the in­ci­dent oc­curred about 1.30pm.

Det Sen-Sgt Ea­ton said the man was ap­proached by a gang of five youths, who de­manded cash.

Fur­ther de­tails were un­clear yes­ter­day.

But Det Sen-Sgt Ea­ton urged any­one who wit­nessed the at­tempted rob­bery to con­tact Townsville CIB or Crime Stop­pers on 1800 333 000.

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