Two suspects arrested for using credit card skimmers in Coldwater

Posted at 8:31 AM, Nov 10, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-10 10:40:15-05

COLDWATER, Mich. – Coldwater Police say that two people with ties to the Miami Florida area have been arrested in connection with using credit card skimmers at a local gas station.

Police were called to the station on November 6th on reports of suspicious activity.  There, they found two skimmers on gas pumps.

Police say there were able to identify two suspects with assistance from the FBI and they were arrested in Indiana.

Credit card skimmers are devices attached to gas pumps or ATMs that record bank card numbers when a card it used.  Thieves can then steal the credit card information from the user.