Edinburgh police probe cash theft after woman’s bank card is cloned at South Queensferry ATM

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Police are hunting thieves who stole cash from a woman after cloning her debit card at a South Queensferry ATM.

The scam took place at a cashpoint at a Scotmid store on The Loan on Friday afternoon.

Police are investigating the theft. Pic: Kinaro/Shuttuerstock/ Google Maps

Police are investigating the theft. Pic: Kinaro/Shuttuerstock/ Google Maps

A police spokeswoman said: “Police Scotland received notification that a member of the public’s debit card was cloned while using an ATM in South Queensferry on Friday 22nd March.

“Inquiries into this matter are ongoing.”

It is understood a two-figure sum of money was stolen.

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