Police probe cash machine damage

Detectives are investigating damage to a cash machine in Ellon.

The raid attempt happened in the early hours of Friday at an ATM of the Clydesdale Bank in the town’s Market Street.

Detective Inspector Graeme Mackie said: “The incident is believed to have happened during the early hours on Friday, October 25, and I would encourage anyone who may have witnessed the incident or seen any person or vehicle acting suspiciously, or have any other information to contact Police Scotland.

“We have dedicated officers looking into this matter and we will be keeping an open mind to see whether this attempted theft is connected to previous incidents.”