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Police arrest jewelry scammer after elderly man targeted on the Big Island

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A 33-year-old man from Washington, later identified as Vasile Calin, was arrested on Monday, July 11, 2022, in Kailua-Kona after a 62-year-old Big Island man reported he was a victim of theft.

KAILUA-KONA (KITV4) - Hawaii police arrested a 33-year-old man Monday, after he allegedly tricked a Big Island man out of money in a jewelry scam. 

Vasile Calin, a 33-year-old man from Washington, was arrested on Monday, July 11, in Kailua-Kona after a 62-year-old Big Island man reported he was a victim of theft.

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