Police say a man scammed people by pretending to be raising money for a child's funeral.
Police say David Pugh went door-to-door in the Virgie community, of
, to get donations. Pike County
But police say the child Pugh claimed to be raising money for doesn't exist.
After receiving multiple calls about him, police arrested him outside of a business Tuesday.
So far, police have charged Pugh with disorderly conduct.
They say he admitted using the money he collected to support his drug addiction.