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Most Wanted: Thomas David Poston

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North Charleston Police are looking for 52 year old Thomas David Poston.

Poston is wanted on a charge of swindling.

Police say Poston told a family member of an inmate he was imprisoned with, that he could get the inmate released after serving only 14 years of a 30 year sentence.

Poston reportedly said he was working with an attorney to get the prisoner released.

Investigators say the family member gave Poston a check for $14,600, which he cashed

Police say Poston lied.

Poston also is wanted for a parole violation.

Authorities say he moved without notifying his parole officer.

Poston stands 5'9" and weighs about 200 lbs.

He is missing his left eye.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

You don't have to give your name and may earn a cash reward.

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