Tags : Skimmers

Phuket

Chinese skimmers arrested in Phuket

PHUKET: Police arrested two Chinese nationals caught in the act of fitting a card-skimmer to an ATM in Thalang, in central Phuket, yesterday afternoon (June 27). The men were apprehended while fitting the devices to an ATM in front of a 7-Eleven store on Thepkrasattri Rd in Baan Liporn, reported Lt Col Phongphan Siriphattharanukul, Chief […]Read More

Bangkok

Three Chinese men arrested for alleged skimming at ATM booth

THREE CHINESE men have been arrested on suspicion of skimming after one of them was caught allegedly installing a device to copy data from customer cards at an ATM booth in Bangkok’s Huai Kwang district on Monday night. The three men – along with another elusive Chinese suspect identified as Zhong Lang Ming – were […]Read More

Phuket

Phuket police hunt for ATM skimmer

PHUKET: Police are hunting for an ATM skimmer after at least 15 people last week filed complaints again about unauthorized withdrawals from their Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) accounts. The complaints were lodged at Thung Thong Police Station about ATM withdrawals made in Songkhla from Phuket-based accounts. Full story: Phuket Gazette Kritsada Mueanhawong, Phuket GazetteRead More

Bangkok

Chinese card skimming gang member arrested at airport

A Chinese tourist, suspected to be a member of card skimming gang, was arrested yesterday at Suvarnabhumi airport with blank magnetic cards, real credit cards of others, and some electronic devices believed to be card skimmers. Li Zou Zou, 28, was searched as he passed the airport’s security checkpoint with his carry-on baggage at 03.40 […]Read More

Bangkok

Police nab Chinese & Nigerian card skimmer gangs

BANGKOK, 30 September 2016 (NNT) – Police have arrested foreign tourists suspected of being members of credit card skimmer gangs. Police from the Economic Crime Suppression Division tracked four Chinese tourists to a hotel in Bangkok’s Huai Khwang district, where they were caught making fake credit cards. The fake credit cards, two card skimmers and […]Read More

Phuket

Phuket police arrest Bulgarian card skimmer

PHUKET: A man from Bulgaria was arrested for fraud on Monday (Jan 18) when he was caught using cloned credit cards to withdraw cash from an ATM machine outside of a 7 Eleven store in Karon. Police seized from the man a total of 130 cloned cards. Read more: thephuketnews.comRead More