Switzerland: Explosives Used in 2 ATM Attacks

Submitted by jrios031 on Fri, 11/04/2022 - 15:04

TRIPwire, 4 November 2022

On 4 November 2022, at approximately 0400 hours local time, Basel-Landschaft police responded to a bank in Aesch after unidentified suspects used explosives to target two bank ATMs and fled the scene with an unknown amount of cash. The fire brigade and explosives specialists responded to assist. The explosion destroyed the ATMs and caused significant damage to the building, but no injuries were reported. The investigation is ongoing.