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Do you know him? Police search for Phoenix man wanted for fraud

Rowlands is the owner of Scottsdale Gold and Silver company and is wanted for fraudulent schemes targeting elderly victims’ retirement accounts.

PHOENIX — Police are asking for the public's help as they try to find a man wanted in connection to a Phoenix fraud investigation.

Phoenix Police Department investigators are asking for the current whereabouts of Michael (Mike) Kent Rowlands. He is the owner of Scottsdale Gold and Silver company and is wanted for fraudulent schemes targeting elderly victims’ retirement accounts.

In a release from authorities, officials shared videos of Rowlands on local media shows.

If anyone has information on Rowlands' whereabouts they are urged to contact Crime Stop or Silent Witness to remain anonymous.

Silent Witness: 

Arizona's Silent Witness program allows people to send in tips and share information about crimes happening within their local communities. 

The program shares unsolved felony case information in multiple ways, including TV, radio and social media. 

Anyone who has information on a crime or recognizes a suspect described by the program is asked to call 480-948-6377, go to the program's website online or download the Silent Witness app to provide a tip. The identity of anyone who submits a tip is kept anonymous. 

Calls to Silent Witness are answered 24/7 by a live person and submitted tips are accepted at all times. Submitted tips are then sent to the detective(s) in charge of the specific case. 

Individuals who submit tips that lead to an arrest or indictment in the case can get a reward of up to $1,000. 

Have a tip? Submit it on the Silent Witness tip form here.

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