Police: ATM "Skimmer" Suspects Arrested
DALTON, WHITFIELD COUNTY, GA (WRCB) - Dalton Police have arrested two men accused of tampering with an ATM.
Investigators say 28-year-old Atanas Georgiev and 27-year-old Chris Dragiev placed a bank card skimmer device on an ATM at a Dalton Regions Bank branch.
The Dalton Police Department has been working with bank security since the device was placed on October 13th.
The pair was arrested Tuesday after being spotted on an ATM camera in Nashville. Bank security called police and officers arrested them. The keys to the car that was used in the Dalton incident, and seen on surveillance video, were in the car the two were driving.
Georgiev is from Atlanta, Georgia. Dragiev is from the Kennesaw area.
Dalton Police are working with bank personnel to determine if the suspects were able to use any stolen bank information.
The case is still under investigation.