Cash Machine Scam

August 9, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

Police have advised local residents to be aware after two cash machines in Spilsby were tampered with. The scam, which also affected a cash machine in Louth, involves criminals manipulating cash machines to prevent customers from receiving some, or all of the cash they’ve requested. A cash trap is usually installed at the cash dispenser shutter, and when a customer attempts to withdraw cash the transaction proceeds but the cash does not appear.  The cash is later retrieved […]