Money Grab: Ocean City, NJ, Cops Say Man Swiped ATM
He didn't just take the money - he allegedly took the whole ATM.
Police in Ocean City have arrested a Pennsylvania man for stealing an entire ATM (with money inside) from a Boardwalk business.
Ocean City Police say their detectives have been investigating an incident that happened at a business in the 900 block of the boardwalk. Police say early morning on August 26, 2021, someone entered the business and stole an ATM machine.
Through their investigation, police were able to identify a suspect: Petro J. Delmonico of Reading, PA.
He's currently in custody in Pennsylvania awaiting extradition to New Jersey.
Police say Delmonico faces charges of third-degree burglary and second-degree theft by unlawful taking.
Police say the investigation is continuing.
No word on the amount of money that was in the ATM, nor the size of the ATM.