St. Petersburg Police find skimmer device at one BP gas station

Posted at 2:59 PM, Jul 22, 2016

The St. Petersburg Police Department's Economic Crimes Unit and the Department of Agriculture worked together to conduct a skimmer operation on Friday, July 22.

They checked 15 gas stations throughout St. Petersburg. Each of the gas stations checked had prior skimmer incidents in the past.

During the operation, one skimmer was located at the BP gas station at 4125 16th Street North.
Police say if you know you have used your credit or debit card at the BP location recently, you should check your banking statements. If there are any discrepancies, be sure to notify your card company immediately or call the St. Petersburg Police Department.