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I've learned a rather succinct way to delete tagged cells using NotebookLocate, but I would prefer the notebook did not scroll to the selection just for a delete operation. How can I delete tagged cells without the notebook scrolling?

Minimal example:

CellPrint[ExpressionCell[x^2, CellTags -> "oldcell"]];

Button["Remove old cell", {
  NotebookLocate["oldcell"];
  NotebookDelete[];
}]
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Button["Remove old cell",
NotebookFind[InputNotebook[], "oldcell",All, CellTags, AutoScroll -> False];
NotebookDelete[]]
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