Walmart confirms police report, says card readers compromised in Virginia

Detectives suspect crooks used overlay skimmers, which can be installed in seconds.

By Steve Ragan

The Fredericksburg Police Department has issued a warning to Central Park shoppers after at least 37 people had their payment cards compromised, and bank accounts drained. In each reported case of theft, the victim had used their card at the local Walmart.

According to a statement from the law enforcement agency, Walmart confirmed that cards used at the Central Park location were compromised.

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