RANCHO CUCAMONGA – San Bernardino Sheriffs Division Deputies from Rancho Cucamonga PD made an instantaneous industrial housebreaking response on August fifth at 5:16 PM. Fraudulent present playing cards used to buy gas at SC Fields gasoline station triggered an alert to the Fraud Prevention Unit.
Arriving deputies noticed a silver Dodge truck with no entrance license plate, and carried out a CVC5200 site visitors cease on the 9200 block of Charles Smith Avenue.
Additionally reported was the driving force’s pumping practically 300 gallons of gas right into a makeshift gas container within the truck’s rear mattress. A number of pay as you go fraudulent present playing cards have been utilized by two suspects to buy the gas.
The truck had marijuana pipes and marijuana in plain view through the deputy’s contact with the driving force. Angel Alarcon (31) from Covina was discovered to be underneath the affect of a managed substance.
Yonar Bello-Lopez (34) from Austin, TX offered deputies with a false identify. This passenger was discovered to be on probation out of Texas with an energetic warrant.
A search of the truck revealed fairly a little bit of stock – bolt cutters, marijuana, a number of pay as you go Walmart and Visa playing cards, and a big black gas container.
“Alarcon and Lopez used ‘Card Skimmers’ to steal staff and clients data from the SC Gasoline pumps,” mentioned Deputy M. Acuna. “SC Fuels can monitor the exercise every day and might monitor each buy. Alarcon and Lopez have defrauded a number of SC Gasoline places in southern California. A file examine of the present playing cards confirmed the account numbers scanned from the playing cards didn’t match the accounts numbers printed on the playing cards. Alarcon and Lopez have been arrested and booked into the West Valley Detention Heart for the above-mentioned fees.”
As there could also be extra victims, anybody with data concerning this investigation is urged to contact the Rancho Cucamonga PD. To stay nameless, name We-tip Hotline 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or go away data at www.wetip.com.
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