Police were alerted to reports of a disturbance just before 4am today (Saturday, May 21) in The Broadway.
Offenders had targeted a cash machine contained within an old phone box.
They were not successful in their attempt and did not make off with any cash.
One resident told the News parts of the phone box ATM are “scattered everywhere”.
A number of lines of enquiry are being investigated this morning and police would like to hear from anyone who may have seen or heard anything in relation to the incident, or who may have seen any suspicious people or vehicles in the area.
Contact police on the non-emergency number 101 quoting incident 57 ofMay 21.
Alternatively contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.