Who is Nathaniel Collier
Nathaniel Collier is a beer vendor was arrested Sunday at Hard Rock Stadium after using a Square reader to charge more than $700 to a fan’s credit card during a Miami Dolphins game. As the chosen provider of walking vendors across dozens of stadiums, we take the matter of security extremely seriously, and train and monitor our vendors to safeguard our customers. Our onsite supervisor contacted the authorities immediately upon learning of the overcharge on what was Mr. Collier’s unauthorized personal device. The credit card company issued a full refund and the guest incurred no loss. The suspect’s employment has been terminated. As this is an open legal action, we cannot offer further comment
So, Nathaniel Collier Arrested; Allegedly Charged $724 for 2 Beers at Dolphins Game https://t.co/xYgwoaLq3t pic.twitter.com/1moIvAF9Ku
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Nathaniel Collier Arrest And Charge
Nathaniel Collier, 33, faces charges of third-degree grand theft and possession of a skimming device. According to an arrest affidavit, the victim ordered two beers from Collier during Miami’s 30-10 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers and gave him his credit card to pay for them. But police said Collier used his personal card reader to charge the victim $724.
Why Nathaniel Collier Arrested
According to Martin Vassolo of the Miami Herald, Nathaniel Collier swiped the fan’s card with a personal card reader rather than the device Hard Rock Stadium provides its vendors. As a result, the fan received an alert from his bank regarding the charge, which included the name of the vendor.