Police appeal after cash stolen from vehicle at Bangalow

Police are appealing for public assistance after a large sum of cash was stolen from a vehicle in Bangalow yesterday.

Between 3.05pm and 3.30pm on Thursday (18 July 2019), an employee of an automatic teller machine company was installing a new machine inside a service station in Byron Street, Bangalow.

The man returned to his car to collect money to fill the ATM, where he found the front passenger window smashed and one money bag on the seat. The money bag had been inside another black duffle bag that was missing from the vehicle.

The missing black duffle bag contained a large sum of cash, a replica Glock and cartridge, two holsters, keys, personal items of the employee’s and an esky.

Officers from Tweed Byron Police Station attended and established a crime scene.

Police are appealing for any witnesses who saw a 2018 White VW Amarok dual cab with canopy, with no signage, or a person carrying a black duffle bag to come forward.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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