FBI releases video of man suspected of placing skimming device on ATM


Guam – Video surveillance depicting the man who’s suspected of placing a skimming device on the Bank of Guam ATM at the Micronesian Mall Food court has been released by the FBI.

As you can seen in the video, the man is seen wearing a black t-shirt with the number “3” printed on the back, white cargo shorts, a baseball cap and running shoes.

As indicated in a report filed with the Guam Police Department, the individual who discovered the skimmer was approached by a male individual who attempted to retrieve the device. He described the male as being of European descent.

In the video, he is seen loitering around the Bank of Guam ATM carrying a white bag. He is also seen making conversation with a group of women. It is believed that he is the individual responsible for placing the skimming device on the ATM on June 5.

According to the FBI, “The device was a piece of surreptitious surveillance equipment used to steal from customer accounts, known as a skimmer.”

ATM skimming is a criminal activity that costs U.S. banks hundreds of millions of dollars annually and affect thousands of bank customers.”

The FBI is seeking the public’s help in identifying the male individual. Anyone with information is urged to call the FBI at 645-1809.


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Jolene Toves
Jolene joined the PNC team in 2017, as a producer, co-anchor and investigative reporter covering law enforcement, courts and crimes. Notable coverage includes the Ehlert case, the Mark Torre Jr. trial, the Allan Agababa trial, exclusive pieces on the Life of a Drug Dealer/Addict, and Life behind bars...the story of Honofre Chargualaf and Kevin Cruz. In 2019, she was promoted to Assistant News Director and Lead Anchor. From 2015 to 2017 she served as Public Relations and Promotions Manager, for the Hotel Nikko Guam handling local radio and advertorial promotions, as well as produced and directed tv commercials for the hotel. Prior to this she worked with KUAM for three years as a reporter and segment host. She began her journalism career in 2012, working with Glimpses of Guam contributing to the Guam Business Magazine, R&R magazine, MDM magazine and the Marianas Business Journal.