Manatee ‘skimmer’ suspect sought

(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

BRADENTON, Fla. (WFLA) – A credit card skimmer was discovered on a gas pump in Bradenton on Thursday, and police need your help identifying the suspect.

According to officials, a State Department of Agriculture Consumer Protection Specialist discovered the skimmer on a pump at Crazy Papa’s convenience store & gas station in the 4700 block of 53rd Ave. E. in Bradenton.

It is not immediately clear how long the skimming device was on the pump.

Detectives are investigating and anyone with information should call the MCSO at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.

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