Arrests made in 2021 ATM theft
Four men wanted in connection to an 2021 ATM burglary in Madison have been arrested. The Madison Police department reported on their Facebook page that Kytorrion J. Young, age 30, Alton R. Himes, age 24, Kendrick L. Kennedy, age 23, and Keivon D. Jones, age 25, all residents of Texas, were arrested pursuant to federal arrest warrants issued in South Dakota on charges of bank larceny and transportation of stolen money. The Federal Bureau of Investigation advised that the four men are suspects in numerous other ATM burglaries in other states.
Young, Himes and Kennedy were arrested in Virginia. When they appeared in court in Virginia before a U.S. magistrate judge on October 7, 2022, they pleaded not guilty to the indictment.
Jones was arrested in Texas. When he appeared in court in Texas before a U.S. magistrate judge on October 25, 2022, he also pleaded not guilty to the indictment.
On December 2nd of 2021 the Madison Police Department responded to a report of suspicious activity in the area of the Dakotaland Federal Credit Union’s A-T-M machine near the intersection of 2nd Street and Washington Avenue. At the time, Police Chief Justin Meyer said that officers found that the A-T-M had been entered and an undisclosed amount of cash was taken. He said that they were able to obtain video which showed two suspects who used an older F-350 pickup to gain entrance. That pickup was later recovered in the southeast part of Madison. Meyer said the pickup had been reported stolen from Brookings.
A trial date has yet to be set. Each defendant was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshals Service for transport to and for further court appearance in South Dakota. No further information is currently available.