3 skimmer devices found at gas stations in Ashland

3 skimmer devices found at gas stations in Ashland
Three skimmer devices were found at different locations in Ashland. (Source: Ashland County Sheriff's Offce)
Three skimmer devices were found at different locations in Ashland. (Source: Ashland County Sheriff's Offce)
Three skimmer devices were found at different locations in Ashland. (Source: Ashland County Sheriff's Offce)
Three skimmer devices were found at different locations in Ashland. (Source: Ashland County Sheriff's Offce)

ASHLAND COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - Three skimmer devices were found at different locations in Ashland. The devices were located by an employee of the Auditor's Office.

The Ashland County Sheriff's Office reports one of the devices was found at the Easy Trip gas station. Another device was found at the Circle K on Claremont Avenue, the third device was found at the Circle K on East Main Street.

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Investigators said the devices may have been in place for several months, the devices were inside the panel and not visible to the customer. The Ashland County Sheriff's Office said the devices have a limited range of approximately 500 feet and are accessed remotely.

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