Monroe gas station damaged in burglary

SUV driven through entryway in attempt to steal ATM machine


MONROE -- Authorities are investigating the attempted removal of an ATM machine from a closed gas station early today in Monroe Township.

A SUV crashed through the doors of the Marathon Gas Station, 15278 S. Dixie Hwy, about 3 a.m. causing damage to the entryway of the building, a news release stated.

Two people, wearing hooded shirts exited the vehicle, tied a strap around the ATM machine located just inside the building and attempted to remove it. The attempt was unsuccessful and the suspects fled the scene.

The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information should call 734-240-7530.