Bulgarian customs inspectors seize 11 reading devices for copying data from bank cards


2011-07-11
Customs inspectors on duty at Kalotina border checkpoint have seized 11 reading devices for copying data from bank cards.
The skimmers were found during a check of a Bulgarian bus traveling from Bulgaria to Italy, in the luggage of one of the passengers. The 11 devices, which have electronic plates, four plastic panels with batteries and electronic plates and three electronic chips were found between the clothes of a 31-year-old Bulgarian citizen, who told customs inspectors that people whom he did not know had given them the devices to take them to Italy.