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Boone Co. Police Looking For Credit Card Skimmer Thieves

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BOONE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — The Boone County Sheriff's Office is looking for suspects in a credit card skimming scheme.

The sheriff's police say the skimmers, which are devices used to steal credit card numbers, were placed on fuel pumps at the Sunoco gas station at 430 Mount Zion Road near Florence. It says six of the devices were discovered.

Police say fraudulent cash withdraws and credit purchases followed, including a scheme to buy money orders.

Police are releasing several still from surveillance video on the sheriff's Facebook page here. They ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040 or the Boone County Sheriff’s Office at 859-334-2175

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