WALPOLE (CBS) – Walpole Police are looking for two men who put a skimmer at an ATM, stealing customers’ information.READ MORE: Brookline teachers' strike ends, schools to be open Tuesday
Police say the thieves stole thousands of dollars from a number of people by using the card reader device. The device was placed on the ATM at the Sovereign Bank on Main Street in Walpole back in August.READ MORE: Massachusetts gas prices rise to new record high of $4.65 a gallon
One of the men, police say, placed the skimmer over the ATM slot in the morning and the second man removed it at the end of the day. A short time later a total of six people reported having money stolen out of their account. A number of purchases from the card reader were made in New York.MORE NEWS: Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Today's developments
Right now it’s still unclear why the thieves targeted this particular ATM other than that it’s a very busy location. Anyone with information on the suspects is asked to contact police.