Man accused of stealing $100K from ATM machines


WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WMBB) – FDLE agents have arrested a Santa Rosa Beach man for reportedly stealing around $100,000 from local ATMs.

According to FDLE, 56-year-old Richard McWilliams faces one count of organized fraud for stealing money from ATMs in Okaloosa, Bay, Walton, and Franklin County, as well as Houston County in Alabama that he was responsible for loading — 42 ATMs in all.

A company audit revealed that $102,000 were missing. Agents learned $100,000 from unknown sources were made into McWilliams’ bank account between January 2017 and June 2018.

Williams was booked into and released from Walton County Jail on a $50,000 bond.

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