Charter Communications repairman admits stealing drugs, cash from customers

Charter Communications repairman admits stealing drugs, cash from customers

April 8th, 2014 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

Travis Stewart

Travis Stewart

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

A cable repairman has been charged with stealing prescription drugs and cash from homes while on the job. It's happened at several homes -- and mostly elderly customers -- across Marion County.

Police said Travis Stewart, 26, had been working for Charter Communications for more than a year. He was a familiar face to customers like Pamela Webb, who just assumed he was stopping by to help.

"He'd been here before," Webb said. "It's still just a shock to me that he took my pain medicine that I need."

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