5 accused in rash of ATM smash-and-grabs to appear in court

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CUYAHOGA COUNTY, Ohio -- Five people indicted in ATM smash and grabs in Cuyahoga County over the past 16 months will appear in court today and Tuesday.

Derielle Jones, Troskey Banks, Malik Ward, Jaquel Warner and Dashawn Garner were indicted last week.

Banks, Ward and Warner were all arraigned Monday and issued $500,000 bond.

They face charges including engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity during thefts that began in July 2015 and lasted through November 2016.

The suspects are accused of targeting gas stations, convenience stores and pharmacies. They're also accused of stealing vehicles to be used in the crimes.

The indictment said a lot of times the suspects removed the passenger seats of the stolen vehicles so they could be used in the thefts.

**More on the ATM thefts here**