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Four men found in possession of stolen bank cards and a machine to clone bank cards were arrested in Mthatha on Friday, Eastern Cape police said.

Lt-Col Mzukisi Fatyela said they were arrested around 4pm near an ATM in Mthatha.

“The men had stolen goods in their possession which included bank cards, ID-documents and payslips.”

Fatyela said they faced charges of fraud and would appear in the Mthatha Magistrate's Court on Monday. - Sapa