THIEVES wearing balaclavas used a blow torch in an attempt to steal cash from Deeside cash machine.

The attempt was made by two men at about 2.30am on Thursday at the Spar shop on Welsh Road, Garden City.

According to OWL (Flintshire and Wrexham Online Watch Link Association) Cymru: “W123310 - attempted theft of cash from cash machine in Garden City, free-standing ATM outside Spar, Welsh Road.”