California: Explosive Device Used in ATM Attack

Submitted by Mahtab7 on Mon, 10/17/2022 - 13:38

TRIPwire, 17 October 2022

On 16 October 2022, at approximately 0530 hours local time, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) deputies responded to a bank in Palmdale after unidentified suspects used an explosive device to attack an ATM. The blast destroyed the ATM, but no injuries were reported. LASD Special Enforcement Bureau Tactical Bomb Techs responded to assist and conducted a post-blast analysis of the scene. No cash was taken from the machine and no additional device details were provided. The investigation is ongoing.