PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Police are investigating the theft of an ATM lockbox which was holding $18,000 in cash.
It happened Thursday afternoon in Northeast Philadelphia.READ MORE: Several People Injured After Tree Falls During West Philadelphia High School Reunion Party At Fairmount Park
Police say an employee was working on the ATM machine inside the Family Deli near Penn and Church Streets just before 2 p.m.READ MORE: Man Struck, Killed By Vehicle In Northeast Philadelphia: Police
He had placed the lockbox from the ATM inside his work pickup truck outside.
The man told police his i-Phone and the lockbox were removed from the truck.MORE NEWS: Eagles Fans Excited For Season To Start Following Open Practice At Lincoln Financial Field
Police say the lockbox contained the $18,000 in cash.