LMPD arrests three men after allegedly finding credit card skimmers and re-encod…
Leonardo Ortego (Picture Supply: Louisville Metro Corrections)
Roberto Guerra-Acosta (Picture Supply: Louisville Metro Corrections)
Karel Cacers (Picture Supply: Louisville Metro Corrections)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Louisville Metro Police have arrested three individuals authorities say illegally re-encoded bank cards.
Karel Casers, 38, Leonardo Ortego, forty three, and Roberto Guerra-Acosta, forty eight, have been arrested on Tuesday.
In line with an arrest report, police searched Cacers’ house within the 5300 block of Amalfi Avenue, close to East Manslick Street.
Authorities say officers discovered three re-encoded bank cards, two card readers, bank card skimmer readers and a bank card author. In accordance with police, extra re-encoded bank cards have been present in a bed room.
An arrest stories states that whereas officers have been on the scene, Ortego and Guerra-Acosta arrived.
Investigators say Guerra-Acosta had six bank cards in his shirt pocket, and that he claimed he didn’t personal them and had by no means seen them earlier than. The playing cards have been decided to have been re-encoded, in line with an arrest slip.
Officers say detectives discovered a pockets behind a automotive that contained a bank card with Ortego’s identify on it. In line with police, the bank card and two others have been decided to have been re-encoded.
Investigators say Ortego was needed on two excellent warrants.
Casers, Guerra-Acosta and Ortego are every charged with false making or embossing of a bank card. Ortego faces a further cost of tampering with bodily proof.
All three are being held at Louisville Metro Corrections.
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