The Bowie Police report that on the afternoon of July 12, 2017, a skimmer was found and removed from the ATM machine at the 7-11 at Hilltop Plaza in Bowie. They don’t know how long the skimmer was in place. If you have used the ATM at that location, we suggest you notify your bank and check your accounts for unusual activity. If you determine that you have been the victim of a crime associated with this equipment, please contact the Bowie Police Department Non-Emergency Call Center at 240-544-5700.
You can find several good articles on the internet about ATM skimmers and how to spot them, including one by PC Magazine. View it at www.cityofbowie.org/atmskimmers.