Beware at the pump: Black market fuel is making millions – USA Today

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A black market for diesel and gasoline has rapidly spread around the nation, with organized crime gangs using fraudulent credit cards to syphon millions of dollars in fuel from gas stations into large tanks hidden inside pickup trucks and vans. Read more here at USA Today

Beware at the pump: Black market fuel is making millions - USA Today

This is undated photo made available by the Florida Department of Agriculture shows a truck outfitted with a large tank used to syphon gas from gas stations using stolen credit cards. (Larry Payne/Florida Department of Agriculture via AP) ORG XMIT: MH101 (Photo: Larry Payne, AP)

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