Police investigate attempted smash-and-grab on Cleveland's east side

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland police are investigating an early morning attempted smash-and-grab on Cleveland's east side Wednesday morning.

The incident took place at around 4 a.m. at a 7-Eleven located near the intersection of East 185th Street and Villaview Road.

Police say a light blue minivan with five occupants smashed into the convenience store and attempted to take the ATM inside.

The suspects were not able to successfully remove the ATM and they fled from the scene.

The van was last seen on East 185th Street with Ohio license plate GTD 3005.

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