DECEMBER 22, 2018 This time an ATM in Fintona, Co Tyrone, was ripped out by a stolen digger
"I could see a digger
was just starting to emerge onto the carriageway and it collided with the bucket of digger
," he said.
Both victims are illegal gold diggers
. The incident occurred in the very lucrative Roma pit, where for years the company and authorities struggled to maintain order and peace.
He was hoisted up to the digger
cabin and allowed to sit in the driver's seat.
Depute Fiscal Sally McAuley told the court the digger
had been stolen from a building site.
A spokeswoman for Merseyside Police said: "We had a report on Wednesday that a digger
had been stolen from Moor Lane, Crosby, between May 23 and May 29."
Alan's pictures show the digger
surrounded by water as it attempted to get back on dry land.
It is the second time in recent months a digger
has been used to target cash machines.
Inspector Scott Richardson said: "The digger
was stolen from the Keepmoat building site on Calder Road and was seen in the area in convoy with a black Mercedes 4x4 and a white Ford flatbed truck.
Police said: "We can confirm a 35-year-old man has been arrested after an incident where a digger
was used to drive into the front of the Spar shop in Keith.
A PSNI spokeswoman said: "Detectives believe the digger
was stolen from a building site a short distance away and was set alight at the scene immediately after the theft."
Durham Constabulary says it received numerous calls from the public about a JCB digger
outside the store with alarms sounding at around 2am.