The Antioch Police Department announced Thursday that at at 11:06 am, officers were dispatched to the Valero gas station located at 2101 Somersville Road on a report of a credit card skimmer located at the gas pumps.
Upon the officer’s arrival, it was discovered a total of 6 credit card skimmers were located within the gas pumps. Officers have not yet been able to determine how long the skimmers have been in place.
“The Antioch Police Department encourages those who have purchased gasoline at the Valero gas pumps using their credit/debit cards to please check with their local financial institutions for any potential theft(s) from the illegal use of their access card. If it is discovered that you in fact suffered a financial loss please contact your local authority to make a report,” said Sergeant Matthew Koch.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Antioch Police Department non-emergency line at (925) 778-2441. You may also text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) using key word ANTIOCH.