AN ATM was damaged after theives attempted to steal cash.

Detectives are appealing for information after a cash machine on King Street, Hoyland was damaged at around 1.15am this morning.

No money was taken during the attempt.

Four men were arrested on suspicion of burglary a short time later. A 30-year-old, 26-year-old, 20-year-old and a 21-year-old, all from Barnsley, are currently in police custody.

Enquiries are ongoing and forensic and CCTV examination continues.

Detective Inspector Aneela Khalil-Khan said: “We would appeal for anyone who may have seen or heard anything that may relate to this incident to call officers immediately."

Anyone with information should call 101 and quote incidents 47 and 95 of July 18.

Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800555111.