Suspects still being sought in ATM theft
Authorities are still searching for the people who stole a truck and forklift and snatched an ATM early Wednesday morning.
Officers from the Covington Police Department found an abandoned red Dodge Ram truck and a forklift in nearby woods. The ATM, stolen from Essex Bank on Ga. Highway 142, was in the truck’s bed.
According to a press release from Capt. Ken Malcom, the truck was stolen from a Gwinnett County location and the forklift from a location close
to the bank.
The police department is asking for public help in the case. Information may be left anonymously on the Covington Police web site www.covingtonpolice. com. Click the anonymous tip icon on the left. You can also contact the tip line at ( 770) 3856430.
The ATM from Essex Bank was stolen July 13 by bandits with a stolen Dodge Ram and forklift.