Suspected serial scammer Edward Lou Mason reportedly defrauded a 98-year-old Falcon Heights woman out of $1,850 for work that was not needed, then fled before the work was done. Authorities say Mason has criminal records in multiple states, frequently changes vehicles and usually stays in campgrounds, trailer parks and cheap motels.
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A teen thought to be involved has been identified, but police continue to investigate.