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ATM Stolen from 76 Gas Station

An ATM machine was stolen from a Corona del Mar gas station over the weekend. It was later found empty a few miles away.

(Photo credit Getty Images)
(Photo credit Getty Images)
An ATM machine was stolen from the 76 gas station in Corona del Mar over the weekend, according to a report in Corona del Mar Today.

The burglary happened between 10 p.m. Saturday and 6 a.m. at the gas station located at 2201 E. Coast Highway, CDM Today reported. Police said the ATM had $4,000 inside of it. It was later found in a Quail Street parking lot, but the cash was gone, according to the newspaper.

Jennifer Manzella, police spokeswoman told CDM Today the suspects cut a hole in vented section of a garage door, went into the business and shut off the power.

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Mark Adams October 03, 2013 at 09:41 AM
So, for the second time in a couple of weeks thieves were able to steal an ATM machine from a business right on PCH??? And we're paying for 127 police, police dogs, motorcycles and a CSI unit? I'd think the PD would be embarrassed.

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