Arrest made in connection with ATM theft in Farnham
A man has been arrested in connection with the theft of an ATM from Halifax in Farnham in August.
Officers arrested a man in his 20s this morning. He is currently in custody while investigations continue. The offence took place at the Halifax bank on August 17.
Waverley Borough Commander Inspector Gary Smith said:
“We know that crimes of this nature have caused considerable concern for the public, but I hope news of this arrest demonstrates that we are taking these attacks extremely seriously and making progress.
“Attacks on ATMs is a national issue and one affecting all forces at present. We are working hard with all of our neighbouring forces to ensure there is a joined up approach to catching offenders and establish if there are any links between crimes.
“We will keep you updated as and when there is new information to share, and in the meantime I appreciate your patience and understanding while these investigations continue.”