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Police Net  Notorious Stanbic Bank ATM Thief

Police Net Notorious Stanbic Bank ATM Thief

By Our Reporter The Police in Entebbe are holding one Geoffrey Wandera,39, a fisherman resident of Abaita Babiri, in Entebbe municipality, over allegations of duping Stanbic Bank clients with intent to steal money from the bank’s Auto Teller Machines (ATM). According to the police, the suspect was arrested on September 28, 2020 by Stanbic bank security officers and handed over to Entebbe police after he attempted to steal money from a  client’s account. According to ASP Luke Owoyesigyire, the Deputy police spokesperson Kampala Metropolitan Police, it is alleged that the suspect joined an old woman in an ATM enclosure and pretended to be helping her. In the process, he switched his fakeATM card with that of the victim. The ATM rejected the fake card and the suspect, ha...