Door-To-Door Salesman Accused of Shocking Sales Pitch

Jerad Michael magazine subscriptions
Jerad Michael magazine subscriptions

Stories of violence in door-to-door magazine sales is raising concern. The latest incident involves a salesman in Boone, N.C., who has been arrested and charged for purportedly giving an astoundingly sinister sales pitch.

The man, Jerad Michael (pictured at left), who was peddling magazine subscriptions, allegedly forced his way into a woman's home, and refused to leave unless the woman either "submitted to drug use and sexual activity" or bought what he was selling, reports TV Station WCYB in Bristol, Va.