Police appeal after card skimming device put on Watton cash machine

A skimming device was placed on a Watton cash machine at the weekend.

CCTV footage shows two men, one aged between 25 and 35-years-old and the other aged in their 30s, putting the device on the ATM outside Tesco, in Thetford Road, at about 7.40am on Saturday.

It was later removed by supermarket staff at about 4pm and is in the hands of the police as enquiries continue to find the offenders.

A witness appeal has been launched for the incident, which is being treated as attempted theft.

Following investigations it is not thought any card details have been obtained by the criminals.

You may also want to watch:

Anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area on Saturday morning or has knowledge of the incident should contact PC Carl Evans at Dereham police station on the non-emergency number 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus