WILKES-BARRE TOWNSHIP, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Police are searching for three people they say plotted and placed a card skimmer at Walmart in Wilkes-Barre Township.

According to the Wilkes-Barre Township Police Department, Walmart management reported to police they found a credit card skimmer at a self-checkout register near the Build-A-Bear store.

Police say the device was attached to the reader on September 6 at 8:20 p.m. by the individuals pictured below.

Officers warn if you use the register pictured anytime after 8:20 p.m. on September 6 through September 18, you should contact your card issuer to have a new card issued and change your PIN code. This also includes PA EBT/Access cards.

Wilkes-Barre Township Police Department

Police note some skimmers included a physical component designed to block the payment terminal from reading the chip in your card, forcing the customer to swipe the stripe instead of dip the chip.

Wilkes-Barre Township Police Department

No additional devices were found after checking the entire store.

Anyone with information on the identification of the individuals shown is asked to contact Wilkes-Barre Township Police at 570-208-4635 x268.