More charges in Golden Town Buffet identity theft

Posted at: 04/09/2014 4:25 PM
Updated at: 04/09/2014 11:10 PM
By: WNYT Staff

GLENMONT - The most recent person arrested in credit card skimming scheme at Golden Town Buffet now faces more charges.

Saihing Chan, 20, is now charged with identity theft, petit larceny, and criminal possession of a forged instrument.

Chan was the fifth person arrested last month as part of an identity theft investigation at the restaurant.

Police say a skimming device was used to steal the credit card numbers of customers.

The restaurant has since shut down.