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HOUSTON Several crooks smashed a vehicle into the front of a Valero store near Reliant Park early Thursday, police said.

It happened around 4 a.m. in the 8300 block of Knight Road.

Police said the smash-and-grab suspects caused plenty of damage but couldn t get the store s ATM. They gave up and fled the scene.

Workers were in the store at the time, but no injuries were reported.

Surveillance cameras captured the crime on video, but a suspect description was not immediately released.

Earlier in the morning another smash-and-grab was reportedon the northwest side of town. The burglars in that case managed to get away with the ATM before ditching their truck.

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