GLENMONT, N.Y. – Investigators say there have been a series
of incidents at Asian restaurants across the Northeast similar to the credit
card scheme which closed the Golden Town Buffet.
Bethlehem Police say the scheme was a multi-state ring. They
say similar incidents in other restaurants appear to be connected.
According to police, it seems a crime ring is training people to
get jobs at the restaurants and use credit card skimmers to steal customer
Four people were arrested in the Golden Town Buffet case. Police
say the thefts happened there without the restaurant's owners even knowing
The restaurant in Glenmont closed in February.
341 Northern Blvd.,
Albany, NY 12204