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Credit Card Scam Hits Ocean City

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OCEAN CITY, Md. - The Ocean City Police Department is warning citizens of a recent cyber crime scam.

Police say the cyber attack affected the security of numerous credit card processing companies across the country. 

One of the victims of the data breach, an out-of-state company that has contracts with numerous Ocean City businesses, has been identified.  

The breach occurred between June 2 and July 9

 Police strongly encouraged people to check their bank statement to ensure that they are not a victim of the scam.

Anyone that believes their information may have been compromised is advised to contact their bank or credit card issuer immediately.

The United States Secret Service is actively investigating the case.

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