Jennifer Reading reports:
WILLISTON, Vt. – “His card was used at Publix supermarkets in Boynton Beach, Florida-area 14 times in one day,” Richmond Police Chief Alan Buck said.
In the last 48 hours, Chief Buck has been flooded with complaints about credit and debit card fraud. Vermont victims report their accounts are being wiped out by someone making illegal purchases in Florida, Texas, London and Spain.
“We think that there’s 350 victims just in this area,” Buck said.
Police in Williston say they’ve been investigating a similar scenario since the beginning of the year. In May, authorities discovered a link in the cases: Every victim whose data had been compromised shopped at Natural Provisions Market in Williston.
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