The thieves of ATM were on the looting spree. They tried to break an ATM open at Auto Nagar, Medak. They barged into the ATM by cutting the shutter with a gas cutter. As they failed to open the ATM, they set it on fire and ran towards Nizamabad, but were fired upon by the police at Lingampally. They escaped to Banswada in the district.
The thieves broke open the ATMs of State Bank of India at Rudrur bustand, Varni mandal and Kotagiri head quarters and stoles the cash. The police are yet to ascertain whether the thieves are the same or of different groups.