Man arrested after allegedly being caught attaching credit card skimmer to gas pump

Published 2:52 pm Saturday, November 9, 2019

Jackson police arrested a man for allegedly planning credit card skimmers on a gas pump at a gas station.

Raul Gutierrez, 32, was charged Friday and charged with felony possession of a scanner/recorder for stealing debit/credit card information.

Police say they received a tip that someone was tampering with a pump in the 900 block of East Fortification Street after hours. When officers arrived they found Gutierrez and arrested him.

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He was also charged with malicious mischief, possession of burglary tools, possession of narcotics and possession of drug paraphernalia.