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Skimmer Plot Foiled In Mission Viejo, Suspect Arrested

MSN News

MISSION VIEJO, CA — One men was arrested in Mission Viejo Sunday night after being caught attaching an ATM skimming device on a bank ATM near Puerta Real and Crown Valley Parkway, the Orange County Sheriff's Department reported Monday.

An OCSD patrol sergeant detained two men 9 p.m. Sunday night, and reported that both men ran away and a foot pursuit followed. While one man was caught and detained by the patrol sergeant, the other suspect got away despite a good samaritan's attempts to locate him.

The apprehended suspect is currently in an Orange County jail with multiple identity theft charges, the OCSD reported.


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