SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - The FBI is searching for two men who used explosives to blow up ATM's in Miramar and Kearny Mesa.
The first robbery happened on July 4 at the Cal Coast Credit Union on Ruffin Rd., said the FBI.
A dark-colored vehicle pulled up to the ATM. One man got out of the vehicle and set off a pipe bomb. The explosion damaged the ATM and a glass pane on the enclosure. The man did not get any cash.
The second robbery happened August 13 at the Chevron on Miramar Rd. The man drilled a hole into the ATM, filled it with gasoline, then detonated the device with a fuse. The robbers took the ATM's cash box.
The FBI said the men were driving a 2000-2006 Ford Escape with after-market wheels and a tow hitch with a ball.
Both men were light-skinned, between 5'10" and 6'0 tall, with medium to heavy builds. During the second robbery, one man wore a dark beanie-style hat with a short brim, a leather jacket, khaki cargo pants, and dark-colored skateboard style shoes. The second man wore a camouflage Gore-tex style rain jacket with a hood, dark jeans, and brown boots.