Crime and Accident

Attempt to loot ATM foiled

Attempt to loot ATM foiled
A cashier displays the new 2000 Indian rupee banknotes inside a bank in Jammu, November 15, 2016. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta/File photo

Srinagar: An attempt to loot an ATM here was foiled by the police.

Some burglars tried to loot a J-K Bank ATM in Sumerbugh area of Nowgam here last night, a police official said today.

He said due to the timely intervention of police, the thieves failed in their bid and fled.

The official said minor damage was caused to the machine.