kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Local

SF Police Recover Stolen ATM After High-Speed Chase Through City

View Comments
Officers collect evidence at the scene of an ATM theft in San Francisco. (CBS)

Officers collect evidence at the scene of an ATM theft in San Francisco. (CBS)

HollyQuan20100908_KCBS_0017r Holly Quan
Holly was born and raised in Oakland and she graduated from San...
Read More

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Trending Stories On CBS SF

rand paul berkeley 479582893 SF Police Recover Stolen ATM After High Speed Chase Through CityStrange Bedfellows: Silicon Valley Techies ‘Like’ Conservative Senator Rand Paul

wawona packing co SF Police Recover Stolen ATM After High Speed Chase Through CityPeaches, Nectarines, Plums Recalled from Costco, Trader Joe’s After Listeria Bacteria Discovered

portrait fremont SF Police Recover Stolen ATM After High Speed Chase Through City$50,000 Painting Discovered Tucked Away In Fremont Museum Attic, Confirmed On PBS’s Antiques Roadshow

lawn spray painting SF Police Recover Stolen ATM After High Speed Chase Through CitySoCal Homeowners Spray-Painting Lawns Green To Avoid Water Fees During Drought

reckless motorcycle 050614 SF Police Recover Stolen ATM After High Speed Chase Through CityDaredevil Motorcyclist Arrested In April For Illegal Stunts Wrecks Corvette In Oakland; 1 Dead

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Police recovered a stolen ATM from a stolen van after pursuing a wrong-way driver on Interstate Highway 80 in San Francisco Wednesday morning.

About 3:30 a.m., San Francisco police responded to reports that an ATM had been stolen from the 2400 block of Fillmore Street, near Alta Plaza Park.

According to police, two male suspects used a van to rip the machine free and then fled the area in the van.

Officers said they followed the suspect vehicle onto eastbound Interstate Highway 80.

Police said the suspect vehicle came off the Bay Bridge heading west in the eastbound lanes of I-80 and then exited at 5th and Bryant streets.

Officers attempted to stop the vehicle, but the suspects evaded officers and a pursuit was initiated.

The stolen machine and the unoccupied stolen van were recovered a short time later in the Potrero Hill neighborhood near the intersection of 19th and Missouri streets, according to police.

Police said the van appeared to have been stolen from the South Bay.

The suspects evaded arrest and police were asking anyone with information about the suspects to contact police at (415) 558-8090 or may do so anonymously at (415) 885-5187.

(Copyright 2013 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus