Police in Bulenga, Wakiso district have arrested a fraudster who swaps People’s ATM cards in various banking machines.
The suspect has been operating in Kampala Metropolitan Policing areas.
The suspect, Ampurira Ronald aged 35 years was arrested Thursday after he had swapped Mr. Mulumba’s ATM card in Bulenga at one of the ATM.
He had just withdrawn Mulumba’s Shs 240,000.
Ampurira normally pose around ATM’s and when he sees a client who is not well conversant on how to use the ATM, he rushes to the client and tries to help.
He tells you to put your pin code after mastering your code he exchanges his fake ATM with yours and he tells you the machine is not working.
After you have gone, he uses your card to withdraw your money immediately.
When he was arrested on searching him he was got with 25 ATM cards in different names and of various banks.
He has been charged with theft.
If you have been tricked this way, you can go to Bulenga Police station.