Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at 7:00 am (Updated: October 13, 8:00 am)
Harriman police caught a man breaking into gas pumps at the Exxon self-service station on Roane Street, where the pumps are enabled to take cash.
William F. Packett, Harriman, was taken into custody.
According to the Harriman Police Department, officers found Packett beating the machine on Sunday, Oct. 3, at 5:44 a.m.
“When we drove into the lot the subject threw the tools down and fled, running on foot toward the high school,” according to the police report.
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