Four people are in custody following a bank ATM theft in Desloge Tuesday morning.
According to preliminary information from the St. Francois County Sheriff’s Department, suspects stole a Ford F250 off of Hillsboro Road and then used it to open and take the ATM from Belgrade State Bank in Desloge.
While the details are not know, we are told there was a brief armed standoff on US 67 Tuesday morning and the four males were taken in custody. The ATM and money were recovered.
The FBI is heading the case.
According to the sheriff's department, the ATM theft is part of the nationwide ATM theft ring based out of Houston, Texas.
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