Cops: 2 suspects take 300-pound ATM from ARA Market in Lynbrook

The robbers took off with $2,000 inside the machine. (1/17/14)

LYNBROOK - Police are searching for two suspects who ripped off a 300-pound ATM from a Lynbrook mini-mart Sunday.

A masked man broke into ARA Market on Hempstead Avenue by smashing the glass door. Surveillance video shows the suspect repeatedly hitting the machine with the weight of his body to dislodge the machine.

He then clipped the bolts beneath the machine with cutters and dragged the ATM outside, where an accomplice was waiting in a white car.

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The robbers took off with $2,000 inside the machine.  

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