Venezuelans found with skimming devices in Lowndes County

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Posted: Tue May 22 20:09:47 PDT 2018
Updated: Tue May 22 20:09:47 PDT 2018

Speech to Text for Venezuelans found with skimming devices in Lowndes County

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tonight, we are learning information about a traffic stopmade in lowndes county that led to five venezuelans being taken into custody due to evidence of credit card skimming. this criminal complaint reveals that during the early morning hours of friday and saturday, two cars were pulled over during a drivers license check point. all five passengers proved to be from venezuela and after suspicious activity troopers searched the vehicles. items were discovered that appeared to be evidence of credit card skimming such as stacks of american express credit cards, skimming devices, cameras and more. the five were taken into custody without incident places on investigative hold. a detention hearing is scheduled for tomorrow.
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