Thieves drive truck into gas station store in Canton to break in

Police said they burglars tried to steal the ATMs, but weren't able to

 

CANTON, Miss. (WJTV) — An Exxon gas station was broken into in Canton early Wednesday morning.

Canton Police said they went to the Exxon on S. Liberty Street around 5 a.m.

Investigators were able to determine from surveillance video that there were three people involved. One person was driving, and two others were wearing gloves with their heads wrapped to hide their faces.

Officers said the driver backed the truck into the front doors to break in the store.

Two of the burglars tried to steal the two ATMs inside. Police said the burglars damaged the machines but weren’t able to get any money out of them.

One of the thieves did get away with cigarettes.

Anyone with information about the break-in, contact police.

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