NEWPORT BEACH ( – Authorities were investigating Friday after an ATM was stolen from a restaurant on Balboa Island in Newport Beach.

The machine was stolen from the Galley Cafe in the 800 block of Harbor Island Drive around 3:30 a.m., according to the Newport Beach Police Department.

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Police placed crime tape around the restaurant, which sustained several broken windows during the theft.

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Torn cable from the machine was also found outside.

It was unclear how many suspects were involved, but they were believed to have fled the scene in a white mini-van.

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Anyone with information about the crime was asked to contact the Newport Beach Police Department at (949)644-3717.