Police: ATM, cigarettes taken in gas station break-in

Posted at 12:25 PM, Sep 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-03 13:13:32-04

MOTTVILLE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Authorities are investigating a gas station break-in that happened early Monday morning in St. Joseph County.

The incident happened just after 6 a.m. at 11028 US-12 in Mottville Township.  Michigan State Police say in a release that suspects broke the glass on the gas station’s front door and then removed an ATM as well as several cartons of cigarettes.

No injuries were reported in the incident. Police say the gas station was not open at the time of the break-in and that it was set to open at 7 a.m. due to the Labor Day holiday.

A description of the suspects has not yet been released.

Anyone with information on this break-in is asked to call the state police Marshall Post at 269-558-0500 or Crime Stoppers at 574-288-STOP.