DAWSON CREEK -- A vehicle crashed through the front entrance of the Dawson Creek Mall early Wednesday morning.

Dawson Creek RCMP arrived at the scene around 3:45am to find the ATM in the lobby had been stolen.

Police say they have recovered the vehicle that is believed to been involved in the brazen theft.

There are reports the ATM was found in the parking lot of the mall, smashed into pieces. So far there is no confirmation about what else may have been taken.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone who may information on this is asked to call the Dawson Creek RCMP

No other details are being made available at this time.