On Tuesday, July 14, 2015, at approximately 4:06 a.m., at least three hooded/masked/gloved suspects pried the front doors of Friendly Drive In, located at 5433 S. Lamar Street. The three suspects entered the location, walked to the ATM (located in the middle of the store), and use bodily force to separate the ATM from the floor. The ATM was bolted to the floor. The suspects carried the ATM out of the business and loaded it into a white cargo type van. The suspects fled location. This is an ongoing investigation, documented on case number 161183-2015.
As of July 14, 2015, there have been 23 ATM offenses where the suspects were successful. During this same date, there have been 31 ATM offenses where the suspects were unsuccessful. Thirteen arrests have been made this year.
The Dallas Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance. Please call Crime Stoppers at 214-373-TIPS (8477), if you have information that may assist detectives in solving this crime.