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Police: Man pretends to sell magazines but allegedly steals cash

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(KMOV) – Police are warning residents about a man who allegedly steals cash after trying to sell a magazine subscription. Police say 43-year-old Sharron Carolls pretends to sell magazines door-to-door but instead takes the cash from the fake subscription.

Carolls has allegedly stolen thousands of dollars from victims during a 25 –year period and has recently been in Crestwood according to police.

A  Crestwood woman is a recent victim who police say the suspect stole $50 from her in December.

Records show Carrolls committed crimes in more than seven states within the last two decades.Police say he has been arrested for having drugs to even promoting prostitution.

Police are asking residents to keep an eye out and report him to authorities if he is spotted.

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