Troopers seek public’s help in identifying credit card skimming suspects

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HARBESON – Delaware State Police are seeking the public’s assistance in attempting to identify two men who used a skimming device in order steal unsuspecting victims credit card information.

The incidents occurred over a period of time in September 2015 when a credit card skimming device was placed on a gas pump at the Harbeson Deli, located at 26454 Lewes-Georgetown Highway, state police spokesman Cpl. Gary Fournier said.


The cloned credit card information was later used at various locations in Wilmington, DE and Pennsylvania.

The two suspects (pictured in surveillance photos ) are described as white males: one of the suspects is 50-60 years of age wearing glasses and may have a tattoo on his chest; the second suspect is 20-30 years of age with a baseball hat.

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Anyone with any information on the identity of the suspects is asked to contact Detective T. Shockley at 752-3812.

Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”


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