Police are appealing for information following thefts and attempted thefts from a number of ATMs.
The ATMs were at Spar on Regent Street in Keith, Tesco atForres’ Nairn Road, aother Tesco at Blackfriars Road in Elgin and Nationwide and Bank of Scotland cash machines in Elgin’s High Street.
The incidents are believed to have taken place yesterday and police said it is not currently known how much, if any, cash has been stolen.
There have also been similar incidents reported at Boots and Tesco in the Eastfield Way area of Inverness.
Detective Inspector Norman Stevenson, from Aberdeenshire and Moray Division, said: “We are appealing for any members of the public who may have seen anything suspicious or unusual around these areas yesterday to get in touch with us.
“This can include seeing someone loitering nearby ATMs or if you have had any issues trying to withdraw cash in these areas.”
Anyone with information is urged to contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you wish to remain anonymous.