Robbers smash SUV through Atlanta pharmacy

John Spink/AJC
Crews clean up this morning after an SUV was smashed through the front of an Atlanta pharmancy.
Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 10:35 AM
Last updated 6:45 PM
  • Follow Latest News

ATLANTA -- Would-be ATM thieves crashed a sport utility vehicle through the front doors of a Buckhead pharmacy before daybreak this morning.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the incident happened about 4 a.m. at the CVS store in the 3600 block of Peachtree Road.

Police on the scene told Channel 2 Action News that the burglars were apparently trying to steal the store’s cash machine, but fled after having trouble loading the ATM into the back of the SUV and getting the vehicle stuck in the doorway.

loading...
Top headlines

Temple's novel filled with familiar characters

Merle Temple’s second novel, A Ren­ted World, is a tell-all book filled with local and state figures so thinly veiled he might as well have used their real names although he ...
Search Augusta jobs