Nov. 28, 2013: A shopper pays for her items at a cash register at a Target store in Colma, Calif., on Thanksgiving Day.
Jeff Chiu, AP
Secret Service investigating Target data breach
- Associated Press
- December 19, 2013 - 3:30 AM
NEW YORK — The Secret Service says it is investigating a credit- and debit-card data theft at Target stores.
Secret Service spokesman Brian Leary confirms the agency is investigating, but declined to provide further details.
Minneapolis-based Target Corp. did not respond to requests for comment. A MasterCard representative referred questions to Target.
Target has 1,797 stores in the U.S. and 124 in Canada.
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