Police: TN man stealing donations intended for sick children

Police: TN man stealing donations intended for sick children

July 22nd, 2014 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

Police are looking for this man.

Police are looking for this man.

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ATHENS, Tenn. - Police are searching for a man who is stealing donations intended for sick children. Police say it's happening at Walmart stores across East Tennessee. The same suspect is caught on camera taking Children's Miracle Network donation containers.

"People are giving their extra change to help these children, and that's sad," said Walmart shopper, Sheila Pelfrey.

Pelfrey was shocked to learn someone is targeting and stealing funds for sick children from area Walmart stores.

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