Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 14-265

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • July 9, 2014
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Information Office : piooffice@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8060

    Detectives Searching For ATM Card Skimmer Suspect

    Anyone who recognizes this suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.
    • Tuesday
    • July 1, 2014
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • SunTrust Bank
    • 3 Separate Locations


    • White Male

    SunTrust Bank:

    • 9601 E. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Boulevard, Tampa
    • 3511 Bell Shoals Road, Valrico
    • 403 W. Brandon Boulevard, Brandon


    Between July 3, 2014 and July 7, 2014, the unknown suspect shown in the photographs attached and removed skimming devices from automated teller machines at the listed SunTrust Bank locations. Evidence located at the scene indicated the suspect attached the skimming equipment to the ATM card readers using green tape and white two-sided tape. At the Tampa location, a white male is seen on surveillance video installing a long, thin silver box with electronic equipment inside. The silver box was left by the suspect, attached to the front underside of the ATM, above the keypad area. It contained electronics and a camera to record the customer's fingers as they entered their personal identification number on the keypad. A broken green and silver card reader face plate was located in a nearby flower bed.

    Anyone with any information reference the suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of this suspect and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text "CSTB plus your tip" to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).
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