ATM theft: Hyderabad police releases suspect`s photo footage

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 13:07

Hyderabad: The city police, which is probing
Rs 20-lakh theft from an ATM of State Bank of Hyderabad (SBH)
at Saidabad area here, has released the photo footage of a
person who made off with the cash.

The footage of the unknown suspect, captured by the
surveillance cameras installed in the ATM centre functioning
in the premises of Saidabad branch of SBH at Dobhighat cross
roads, was released last night, police said.

The theft, which took place in the wee hours of Saturday
came to light after two days, as the bank was closed for
Sankranti festival from Friday.

Police swung into action when a customer informed the
Saidabad SBH branch who in turn alerted the police.

The CCTV footage shows that the suspect opened the outer
door of one of the ATM machines using a screw driver on
Saturday. He then entered the ATM centre and escaped with Rs
20,05,100, police said.

The ATM centre had two machines.

PTI



First Published: Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 13:07

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