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Wanted Laurel man arrested

Edward Carpenter, 56 Edward Carpenter, 56
LAUREL, MS (WDAM) -

A 56-year-old Laurel man who was wanted by police is now behind bars.   

Edward Carpenter was arrested Wednesday and charged with trespassing, malicious mischief and petit larceny. Carpenter was walking on West 11th Street when he was seen by detectives Kim Stewart and Brandon Evans.

Carpenter was recently caught on surveillance video on two separate occasions taking money from Golden Tropics Tanning Salon where the owner said he robbed a little more than a thousand dollars from her purse.

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