Juneau Police reported a break-in at the Moose Lodge on Old Dairy Road near the Juneau International Airport. Officers say that a janitor discovered the burglary about four o’clock on Wednesday morning.
The burglar appeared to have only targeted the cash in the interior ATM. Other items in the building such as liquor and pull-tabs appear to have been untouched.
The case is under investigation.
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