Nine skimmers removed from gas pumps

OKEECHOBEE — On Friday, May 22, the Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office, along with the assistance of a gas pump technician, removed nine skimmers from eight gas pumps at the Marathon Station located at State Road 70 East and S.W. 24th Avenue. All were attached to a circuit board and were very difficult to detect. It […]

OCSO asks for your help

On Friday, May 22nd, 2020, the Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office, along with the assistance of a gas pump technician, removed nine (9) skimmers from eight (8) gas pumps at the Marathon Station located at State Road 70 East and SW 24th Avenue. All were attached to a circuit board and were very difficult to detect.It […]

Card skimmers were found on gas pumps at Town Star on S.R. 70 West

OKEECHOBEE — An Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office press release stated that several of the outside gas pumps located at the Town Star (Marathon Gas Co.), 2398 S.R. 70 West, were found to have been tampered with and had illegal card-skimmers installed. Card-Skimmers are used to digitally capture your financial and personal data by criminals. Please […]