Key-suspect of credit card fraud gang held

Dhaka, Thursday   20 June 2019

Key-suspect of credit card fraud gang held

 Staff Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 11:03 AM, 25 April 2018  

Representational photo

Representational photo

Members of law enforce arrested a man, who said to be involved with card forgery involving five banks.

The Crime Investigation Department (CID) provided the information in a text message to media on Wednesday morning.

In the text message, CID said being information, a team of Organised Crime unit of CID conducted a drive in different parts of the capital and arrested the man.

CID said the man is the key person behind a recent crime involving ATM card forgery of those banks. However, the identity of the man has not been disclosed. 

Law enforcers recovered about 1,500 cloned cards, card-manufacturing machines and other related substance from his possession.

Further details in this regard will be disclosed at a press briefing later in the day.

Earlier on March 10, a fraud group stole around Tk 20 lakh of 50 customers of the bank by using clone card.

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