Papworth store falls victim to ram-raid

RAM-RAIDERS have smashed into a Papworth convenience store and stolen a cash machine this morning (Friday).

The offenders stole a Land Rover Discovery in Cambridge before crashing it into the Nisa store, in Ermine Street at 12.50am. They loaded the ATM into another vehicle, believed to be a green Subaru Forrester.

The four men left the Land Rover outside the shop and dumped the Subaru, and the ATM, in Pyrecroft, Lower Cambourne.

Detective Inspector Ian Simmons said: “I would urge anyone who saw either of these vehicles prior to the raid, or the Subaru afterwards, to call police.

“I would also like to reassure local residents I have a team of officers investigating this incident and CCTV is being reviewed to try and find the offenders who did this.

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“Forensic examinations are taking place at the store and on the vehicles, but I am keen to hear from anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area leading up to the incident.”

INFORMATION: Anyone with any information should call DI Simmons on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.

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