Gas Pump Skimmer Found in Lampasas
Our partners at News 10 are spreading the word about yet another gas skimmer found in Central Texas.
This time authorities found a skimmer on the pump at the Valero in Lampasas at 207 North Key Avenue. The skimmer was discovered thanks to a customer who was trying to report what was thought to be a damaged gas pump. Christopher Shadrock with News 10 reports that Lampasas police are working with Valero to try to identify suspects while asking the other gas stations in the area to sweep their pumps for skimmers. Anyone with additional information that may help police should contact Lampasas Police at 512-556-3644. If you have purchased gas at the pump at this gas station you should also contact your bank or credit card provider to report the incident.
In the meantime, did you know that you can use your mobile device's Bluetooth settings to help detect a gas skimmer? Check out this video below!