Cashier fined $30,000 for skimming device

A 24-year-old gas sta­tion cashier has been fined $30,000 af­ter he ad­mit­ted to be­ing in pos­ses­sion of a bank card skim­ming de­vice.

Mag­is­trate Maris­sa Gomez, sit­ting in the Port-of-Spain Mag­is­trates Court, im­posed the fine against Jef­fery Ramkissoon, of Eighth Street, Barataria, af­ter he plead­ed guilty to the of­fence.

Ac­cord­ing to the ev­i­dence pre­sent­ed be­fore sen­tenc­ing, Ramkissoon was ar­rest­ed at N Ma­haraj Ser­vice Sta­tion, lo­cat­ed at the cor­ner of Pun­dit Street and El So­cor­ro Road in San Juan, ear­li­er this week.