Card-skimming devices seized at Alberton house

2015-11-04 12:48
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Johannesburg - The Hawks seized 26 card skimming devices at a Serbian national's house in Alberton, east of Johannesburg, on Tuesday.

Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi said about 1 500 bank cards and retail shop cards were also found during the raid.

"This man has been on our radar for some time now and more arrests connected to this case are imminent. We are certain that he is part of a syndicate and we are close to uncovering everything," Mulaudzi told News24.

The 50-year-old man will appear in the Johannesburg Specialised Commercial Crimes Court on Wednesday on charges of fraud.

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