BOONVILLE, MO – Gas station employees and motorists around Boonville have been advised by police that internal skimmer devices have been found inside gas pumps.

According to a statement by police, the device is used to collect credit card information as customers use cards to pay at the pump. An investigation is underway. So far, police are unaware to what extent the device affected customers. Boonville police are reminding residents and gas station attendants, to check for external devices at card readers, or cameras mounted near pumps. Report any unauthorized use of credit cards.