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Men sought for stealing ATM with stolen truck


November 29, 2016

The Pennsylvania State Police Dunmore is currently investigating two related incidents.

Between the hours of 1:00 pm (11-28-16) and 1:30 am (11-29-16), a burglary and theft occurred at the maintenance building of Thornhurst Country Club Estates in Thornhurst Township, Lackawanna County Pa. A window was smashed on the building and a 2005 Chevrolet Duramax 4500 dump truck was stolen. The cab of the truck is white and the bed is black. On both doors is written “Thornhurst Country Club Estates” in green lettering. Attached to the truck is a snow plow and salt spreader.

On 11-29-16 at approximately 1:53 am, two white males drove a Thornhurst Country Club Estates dump truck up to the ATM located at Bill’s Shursave Supermarket on the Drinker Turnpike in Covington Twp., Lackawanna County, Pa. They attached a chain to the ATM and pulled it away from the building. A portion of the ATM was subsequently located on Dorantown Rd. The males were wearing ski masks and gloves. One male was wearing all black and gray sneakers. The second male was wearing a Carhartt style jacket and blue jeans.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Pennsylvania State Police in Dunmore at 570-963-3156.