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Oldsmar bank ATM explodes

Detectives are asking anyone with information about the explosion at a BB&T branch at 3902 Tampa Road to contact the agency.
Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies and other law enforcement agencies investigate at the scene of an ATM explosion at a BB&T branch located at 3902 Tampa Road Monday in Oldsmar.
Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies and other law enforcement agencies investigate at the scene of an ATM explosion at a BB&T branch located at 3902 Tampa Road Monday in Oldsmar. [ CHRIS URSO | Times ]
Published Nov. 4, 2019
Updated Nov. 4, 2019

OLDSMAR — A drive-through ATM exploded early Monday, prompting an investigation by local and federal law enforcement.

Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies responded about 3:30 a.m. to the BB&T at 3902 Tampa Road after a bank alarm went off, the Sheriff’s Office said. They arrived to find that a drive-through ATM on the south side of the building had exploded.

Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies and other law enforcement agencies investigate at the scene of an ATM explosion at a BB&T branch located at 3902 Tampa Road Monday in Oldsmar.
Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies and other law enforcement agencies investigate at the scene of an ATM explosion at a BB&T branch located at 3902 Tampa Road Monday in Oldsmar. [ CHRIS URSO | Times ]

No one was hurt, said Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Sgt. Jessica Mackesy.

Pinellas investigators — along with the FBI and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives — were at the scene Monday working to determine a cause. The Sheriff’s Office asks that anyone with information call the agency at (727) 582-6200.

Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies and other law enforcement agencies investigate at the scene of an ATM explosion at a BB&T branch located at 3902 Tampa Road Monday in Oldsmar.
Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies and other law enforcement agencies investigate at the scene of an ATM explosion at a BB&T branch located at 3902 Tampa Road Monday in Oldsmar. [ CHRIS URSO | Times ]