Man Accused of Stealing ATM from Middle Township Diner, Charged

A Middle Township man wanted in connection with the theft of an ATM has been charged, police announced.

According to police, on May 26 sometime between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following day, entered a local diner and cut the diner's phone, cable, and internet lines right before dragging the ATM into the parking lot then into a vehicle.

Detectives identified and charged Gregory A. Lazicki, on Oct. 3 with burglary, theft and criminal mischief. Lazicki was already in the Cape May County jail reportedly on charges of simple assault, robbery, and conspiracy.

The ATM contained approximately $4,040, police added.