3 Blow Up ATM in Open Chinese Restaurant, Flee without Cash

The men entered the Golden Chinese/American takeout restaurant in northwest Philadelphia and ordered food, police said.

  • Published 6 October 2020
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Three men blew up an ATM in a Chinese takeout restaurant in Philadelphia while the establishment was still open but were unable to get any cash, police said. The men entered the Golden Chinese/American takeout restaurant in northwest Philadelphia shortly after 9 p.m. Friday and ordered food, police said. They then placed some kind of explosive device which damaged the ATM and the window and knocked items off shelves behind the counter,…

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