Robbery Attempt on CIBC ATM

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Olabisi Olaleye

Montreal–  A robbery attempt has been made to the automated teller machine, (ATM) of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, CIBC located in Sherbrooke, Montreal West, Quebec on Christmas day.

From the video recorded by Gtechnews, there was blood splatter on the floor, probably in an attempt to tamper with the machine, the thief’s fingers got wounded.

It is only the police that may be able to ascertain if those involved are more than one if there is a functional CCTV camera.

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CIBC is among the leading  financial services corporations in Canada, headquartered in Toronto,


As of filing this report, the emergency number has been contacted by the police.
It is not clear if the burglar was successful or not in the attempt.
A similar ATM break-in attempt was recorded in 2014 at the
Pointe-aux-Trembles neighbour in Montreal.