Lincolnshire Police are appealing for witnesses following an ATM attack at a Spar store in North Somercotes.

The incident happened at the store on Keeling Street in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire at around 3am on 31 January.

A Lincolnshire Police spokesperson said: “Significant damage was caused to the front of the building and a quantity of cash was taken. Officers are appealing to anyone with information that could assist.”

The incident followed a number of recent attempted ATM thefts on Spar stores across the UK in recent weeks, including an attempted ATM ram raid at a Spar store in Moray and an ATM burglary at a West Midlands Spar store.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact Lincolnshire Police 101, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at or email, putting the reference 33 of January 31 in the subject box.