April 25, 2002
Baltimore City Southern District Theft: After stealing a debit card from a resident of Herndon Court on Tuesday, the thief removed more than $400 from the victim's bank account through an automated teller machine in the 3000 block of S. Hanover St.
October 31, 1998
An article in yesterday's editions about a robbery at an automated teller machine in Woodlawn listed an incorrect telephone number for Metro Crime Stoppers. The correct number is 410-276-8888.The Sun regrets the error.Pub Date: 10/31/98
October 9, 1996
Someone broke into McDougal's between 2 a.m. and noon Sunday, and stole $720 from a dollar bill changer, pinball machine, jukebox and automated teller machine, county police said. It was the third time in two months the Pasadena bar was burglarized.Police said the burglar entered by prying open a rear sliding-glass door at the bar in the 8000 block of Fort Smallwood Road.Pub Date: 10/09/96
November 21, 1999
This is an edited excerpt of a San Francisco Examiner editorial, which was published Tuesday.THE BANKING industry is proving to be its own worst enemy in the aftermath of a losing election campaign over excessive automated teller machine fees.Earlier this month, San Francisco voters approved a measure that prohibits banks from charging non-customers a second fee for using their ATMs. Instead of being gracious losers, the banks obtained a temporary injunction.The banks have a public relations disaster on their hands.
September 6, 1995
A man struggled with a woman as she made a withdrawal at a North Laurel bank machine Saturday morning, took her cash and card and ran, Howard County police said.The victim, a 36-year-old North Laurel woman, was not injured, police said.She had been getting cash from the NationsBank automated teller machine in the 9800 block of U.S. 1 at 1:30 a.m. when the man robbed her, police said.The robber was described as a black male, 6 feet, 2 inches tall, 25 to 30 years old, wearing a green shirt and dark shorts, police said.
October 15, 1996
A Columbia woman was robbed of $60 Saturday as she withdrew money from an automated teller machine in Laurel, police said.Janine Rekdahl, 29, was taking cash from the ATM at the Citizen's National Bank branch in the 3300 block of Laurel-Fort Meade Road shortly before 4 p.m. when a man behind her asked, "Can I have your money, please?" police said.When Rekdahl turned around, she saw a man pointing a small handgun. Again, he said, "Please," and she handed him the money.The man walked away with another man who was waiting around the corner, police said.