Cops: 2 accused of skimming ATM cards
Nassau County Police on Saturday arrested two men in Great Neck on charges of grand larceny, saying they illegally skimmed ATM cards and withdrew nearly $14,000 at numerous ATMs throughout the tri-state area.
Police said Dezso Gyapias, 28 and Ioan Leusca, 29, neither of a known address, used skimming devices, re-encoded ATM cards and withdrew more than $13,700 at several TD Bank ATMs from Dec. 16, 2012 to Jan. 13.
Gyapias was charged with third degree grand larceny and two counts of second degree possession of a forged instrument and first degree fraud.
Leusca is charged with third degree grand larceny, three counts of second degree possession of a forged instrument and first degree fraud.
Both suspects are scheduled to be arraigned Monday in First District Court in Hempstead.