Trail of destruction in cinema ram raid

Kate FieldingSouth Western Times
Thieves caused extensive damage when they targeted an ATM inside the cinema complex.
Camera IconThieves caused extensive damage when they targeted an ATM inside the cinema complex. Credit: Kate Fielding / South Western Times

Thieves left a trail of destruction in a brazen ram raid at Grand Cinemas Bunbury overnight.

Bunbury detectives are investigating the raid and if it is linked to at least two vehicles stolen in the Bunbury area overnight.

Thieves rammed their way into the entrance of Grand Cinemas Bunbury.
Camera IconThieves rammed their way into the entrance of Grand Cinemas Bunbury. Credit: Kate Fielding / South Western Times

The thieves rammed their way into the cinema complex through one of the entrances before targeting an ATM.

Detectives could not yet confirm any further details with an investigation under way.

Parts of the building were significantly damaged in the raid.

Thieves caused extensive damage when they targeted an ATM inside the cinema complex.
Camera IconThieves caused extensive damage when they targeted an ATM inside the cinema complex. Credit: Kate Fielding / South Western Times

The cinema was still operating today before a power outage forced movie-goers to evacuate about 3pm.

More as it comes to hand.

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