RCMP search for ATM vandal

Red Deer RCMP are looking for help in tracking down an ATM vandal.

Red Deer RCMP are searching for this man in connection with vandalism of an ATM machine at the Deer Park Servus Credit Union on April 5.

Red Deer RCMP are looking for help in tracking down an ATM vandal.

The suspect was caught on security cameras punching an automated teller machine at the Deer Park Servus Credit Union on April 5 at about 11 a.m., leaving exposed wires and a hole in the machine below the card reader.

Cpl. Sarah Knelson of the Red Deer RCMP says this type of vandalism does not happen that often.

“We have incidents of theft of ATMs, where they actually take the ATM . . . but to have someone damage an ATM, it’s not a common incident in Red Deer,” she said.

“It was just a random act of vandalism that we were fortunate enough to catch some footage of and some pictures of the suspect.”

Anyone with information in the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the Red Deer RCMP at 403-343-5575 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online at www.tipsubmit.com.

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