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Bulgarian Customs Officers Seize ATM Skimmer Parts Stuffed in Croissants

Crime | February 1, 2013, Friday // 16:40| Views: 1847 | Comments: 0
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Bulgaria: Bulgarian Customs Officers Seize ATM Skimmer Parts Stuffed in Croissants Photo by Bulgaria's Customs Agency

Bulgarian customs officials have seized parts of ATM skimming devices from the luggage of a Bulgarian national traveling to Germany on a bus.

The offender was detained at the Kalotina border crossing, according to the press office of the Customs Agency.

The ATM skimmer parts were found scattered in different parts of the luggage of the Bulgarian, including two "mouths" stuffed into croissants, a reader and batteries placed into a medicine box, and big plates placed in plastic boxes at the bottom of the suitcase.

The competent authorities continue the investigation of the case.

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