Nottingham

Digger used in Bilsthorpe cash machine raid

Bilsthorpe Post Office
Image caption The digger and cash machine has been retrieved by police

A stolen mechanical digger has been used in an attempt to steal a cash machine from a Nottinghamshire post office.

The incident happened on Church Street in Bilsthorpe in the early hours of the morning.

Police said they responded to calls from the public and retrieved both the digger and the cash machine. It is not clear if any money was taken.

Officers have appealed for anyone with information to get in touch.

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