Bulgarian Woman Busted in Switzerland for ATM Crime

Crime | April 8, 2011, Friday // 11:16
Bulgarian Woman Busted in Switzerland for ATM Crime: Bulgarian Woman Busted in Switzerland for ATM Crime A Bulgarian woman used ATM skimming devices to drain bank accounts in Switzerland. File photo

A Bulgarian woman has been arrested in Switzerland for the draining of ATMs, the Swiss news agency SDA informs Friday.

The woman, 28, has been arrested two days ago in the Ticino province while mounting skimming devices on an ATM in the city of Bellinzona. She used the skimming devices to obtain bank card codes and then drain the accounts.

Swiss police say only one ATM has been affected by the crime. The exact amount stolen from the woman is still being determined.

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