A Parkersburg man has been arrested for money laundering from local residents

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A Parkersburg man has been arrested for money laundering from local residents

Smith then took an amount of money from the residents and struck one of them in the back of the head. The residents defended themselves and Smith fled from the camper, police said.

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  • On July 11, Smith visited a camper on Pickering Street, knocked on the door, and claimed to be U.S. Marshal with a search warrant. He entered the camper and pulled out a pellet gun, which the man and woman who live in the trailer believed to be a firearm.

  • After an investigation, police determined Smith’s identity and concluded the residents of the camper were not previously acquainted with him.