ATM stolen from Baker University’s Student Union; police seek public’s help in solving theft

photo by: Elvyn Jones

The gateway on the east side of Baker University campus in Baldwin City is pictured Saturday, June 20, 2020.

Baldwin City police are asking for the public’s help after an ATM was stolen from Baker University’s Student Union.

According to a news release from Baldwin City Municipal Government, the police were notified Tuesday morning that an ATM had been forcibly removed from the wall overnight at the student union and taken to another location, where it was broken into and its contents stolen.

Anyone who heard or saw anything overnight around the student union or the New Living Center is asked to contact the Baldwin City Police Department at 785-594-3850 or 785-843-0250 after hours. People may also leave an anonymous tip through Douglas County Crime Stoppers at 785-843-TIPS(8477).


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