Cash stolen from restaurant ATM on Christmas

An RCMP officer making patrols noticed that a window had been broken at the entrance to Cactus Club at Northridge Village shopping centre.

Cash was stolen from an ATM in a Christmas morning break-in at a north-end restaurant.

An RCMP officer making patrols noticed at about 4 a.m. Sunday that a window had been broken at the entrance to Cactus Club at Northridge Village shopping centre. Other officers arrived and the building was checked for suspects, but no one was in the restaurant.

“There was damage to the ATM; it is believed the suspect(s) may have taken some cash from the ATM,” noted a Nanaimo RCMP press release.

Anyone with information is asked to call Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345 or contact Crime Stoppers at www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com or by texting 274637, keyword ‘Nanaimo,’ or by calling 1-800-222-8477.