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    Neighbor/witness shoots back...

    Guy was stealing from an ATM... people went out to see what was causing the noise (sawing into ATM)... Passenger of vehicle shoots at witnesses... one shoots back...

    Hmmm...

    Story here
    Rats!
    It could be worse!
    I suppose


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    Should have shot at the shooter, not the tire.
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    Anyone know how much cash is in an ATM? Seems like a lot of work just wondering what the payoff is.
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    In the range of $10K, more in a high-traffic area.
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    No foolin' wow, I thought a couple thousand at most.
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    $200-400/day is the default limit for most ATM cards. Depending on the traffic at the individual ATM or branch, 25 customers - just 2 per hour - could wipe it out.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bbqgrill View Post
    Anyone know how much cash is in an ATM? Seems like a lot of work just wondering what the payoff is.
    A lot depends on location, I once asked a guard servicing one at a truck stop and was informed in some areas they may have up to $50,000 at a time.
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    "and was informed in some areas they may have up to $50,000 at a time."

    It's only paper these days anyway. They're cranking it out like toilet paper in the Trillions.
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    Quote Originally Posted by QKShooter View Post
    "and was informed in some areas they may have up to $50,000 at a time."

    It's only paper these days anyway. They're cranking it out like toilet paper in the Trillions.
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    I have a bunch of toilet paper I'll trade you

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tzadik View Post
    I have a bunch of toilet paper I'll trade you
    Hey, get your own thread! I'm getting all the "worthless toilet paper" from this one!
    Rats!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hiram25 View Post
    Should have shot at the shooter, not the tire.
    Probably was trying to shoot the shooter ... :)

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    Yep, a lot of people think they are going to be just as accurate as they are at the range when trading shots with someone in real life.

    You'd be amazed at how many actual shootouts occur at 3-4 feet and no one is hit even though they emptied their guns. And that's with LEO's who we presume are more accustomed to the notion of actually being in a shootout.
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