Supplemental Police uncovered and removed a fake ATM panelling device that was hiding a cellphone used to capture images of customers’ pin numbers at Scotiabank's Freeport ATM unit.
In a 58-second long video shared on social media late on Thursday night, an officer can be seen reaching into the alcove of the ATM and removing the fake panelling.
As he removes it, a Samsung cellphone is seen attached to the inside of the fake panel and takes a photo of the screen.
Police have arrested a Bulgarian national in connection with credit card fraud and card skimming.
The arrest was made by members of the Fraud Squad Unit last evening at a Maraval guest house.
According to reports, police executed a search warrant where they seized US$168,000 as well as an electronic device used to skim ATMs.
They also allegedly found several bank cards.
The 46-year-old man is now in custody and is being questioned about a series of card skimming offences.