Cashpoint raid foiled in Brookmans Park

A COUPLE of would-be-thieves were foiled in their attempts to break into a cash machine after being spotted by a police helicopter. At 1.55am on Thursday, July16, two men were seen trying to break into the ATM at the post office branch in

A COUPLE of would-be-thieves were foiled in their attempts to steal cash from a cash machine after being spotted by a police helicopter.

At 1.55am on Thursday, July16, two men were seen trying to break into the ATM at the post office branch in Brookmans Park by a resident who called the police.

A police helicopter, which had been patrolling the area, spotted the pair, who quickly ran off empty-handed.

The cashpoint was left badly damaged, and police are appealing to anyone who saw the incident in Bradmore Green or has any information to come forward.


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The first offender was wearing a dark hoody top and dark tracksuit bottoms, of slim build and between 5ft 10in and 6ft tall.

The second man was wearing a light hooded top, dark tracksuits bottoms and was around 6ft tall.

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Call police on 0845 33 00 222 if you have any information.

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