CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT
Public Affairs Office
1100 Cultural Park Boulevard
Cape Coral, FL 33990
Cape Coral Police Department Needs Your Help Identifying ATM Vandal
(June 6, 2014)- On 5-11-14 Cape Coral Police responded to the Publix grocery store located in the 100 block of Cape Coral Parkway West, for a criminal mischief complaint to the ATM machine.
According to store manager, he arrived to open the store this morning and noticed the recycle cans near the outside ATM were knocked over. As he picked them up, he saw glass on the ground and noticed the ATM screen had been completely shattered and the display showed "out of order".
The manager reviewed the camera footage from last night and discovered a white male at the ATM at 2:45 AM. The male kicked the ATM screen several times after not getting any cash.
The camera footage from 2:45 AM showed a white male attempting to use the ATM. A few minutes later he appeared angry and began kicking the ATM screen repeatedly. He attempted another transaction and again began kicking the machine at least 6-8 times. The male jumped completely off the ground at least twice and made contact with the ATM screen with his foot.
The male was wearing a blue/white, long sleeve, button up, plaid print shirt, blue jeans and dark shoes. He appeared to be 25-35 years old, 5`7- 5`10, medium build, about 155-170 pounds, short brown hair with slight facial hair.
If you have any information on the identity of the suspect, please contact the Cape Coral Police Department at 239-574-3223. You can also submit an anonymous tip. Go to www.capecops.com/tips or text a tip- text CCPD+"Your Message" to CRIMES (274637). Finally, you can call Crimestoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.