UPDATE: Stolen U-Haul found in Georgetown ATM theft investigation

Police say the suspect took a forklift from a nearby construction zone and stole the ATM

UPDATE POSTED 12 P.M. DEC. 2, 2021

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WTVQ) – Georgetown Police have found the stolen U-Haul truck used in the theft of an ATM from the Stock Yards Bank and Trust.

According to GPD, a call came in around 12:09 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 1 from Hog Head Trailers on East Showalter Drive about a stolen U-Haul. Officers sent out an Attempt to Locate to other agencies.

Close to 4:30 p.m., police received a call about an abandoned U-Haul on Valley Forge Court in Georgetown. Once on the scene, officers and detectives confirmed it was the stolen U-Haul from Hog Head Trailers. The U-Haul was taken back to the Georgetown Police Department for processing.

Detectives are still following up on developing leads regarding the stolen ATM.


GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WTVQ) – Georgetown Police are investigating after a suspect stole an ATM from the Stock Yards Bank and Trust with a forklift.

Police say someone went to the bank attempting to use the ATM around 5 a.m., but realized it was gone, with wires, papers and a damaged awning left behind.

Through investigation, police say a subject dressed in dark clothing came to the bank with a U-haul, then went to a nearby library where construction is happening and took a forklift.

According to police, the suspect used the forklift from the construction zone to put the ATM on the U-haul, then drove away.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Georgetown Police Department.

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