Chicago: Trio used explosive device in attempted Lake View ATM burglary


Authorities are looking for three men suspected of using an explosive device to try and break into an ATM in Lake View over the summer.

On June 14, one of the suspects allegedly planted an improvised explosive device next to a drive-thru ATM at a Fifth-Third Bank branch at 3179 N. Clark St., the FBI said in statement.

Investigators found the ATM burned and the concrete floor damaged after someone “ignited an explosive device” nearby, Chicago police said at the time. A bomb squad responded to the bank and deemed the area safe.

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Source: Chicago Sun Times