Thieves blow up ATM machine in Albufeira

Residents in Valmangude, Albufeira were awoken on Tuesday night (November 15) to the sound of an explosion as an ATM machine was blown up by thieves at the local Blue supermarket.

A gas bottle was used to cause the explosion which destroyed the ATM machine and damaged parts of the supermarket. The thieves fled with an undisclosed amount of money. PJ police are investigating.