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Attention shoppers: Credit card skimmers found at Walmart checkout lines in Northeast

WCVB 5 Boston

Law enforcement officials are warning shoppers to pay close attention to the payment terminal the next time they are in a checkout line.

Video from a Walmart in Erwin, New York, nearly 80 miles west of Binghamton, shows three people working together to attach a credit card skimmer to the payment terminal in a checkout line. The process took less than 30 seconds and the trio pulled it off in front of the cashier, who did not notice what had happened.

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