ATM stolen from Palmer Bank
(Palmer, NE) - The Merrick County Sheriff's Office is investigating a theft and criminal mischief that occurred at the Pinnacle Bank in Palmer, Nebraska on 10-20-2020 @ approximately 3:22 am. Suspect(s) caused damage to the building and ATM by forcefully removing the ATM with a pickup truck dragging it through the building with a log chain. The pickup is a dark colored 1990's model Chevrolet pickup with chrome tool box in the rear and 4X4 decals on each side. The vault compartment of the ATM was dragged away from the location. We are asking the public to look at their home/business security systems for any additional information pertaining to this case. This case is under investigation and we will update the public as soon as possible. If you have any information regarding this case please call the Merrick County Sheriff's Office at 308-946-2345. Few items recovered from scene of stolen vehicle. Deputies still in the area interviewing witnesses and attempting to locate any information to assist with the investigation.