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New Jersey couple, homeless vet behind viral $400k GoFundMe accused of 'get-rich-quick' conspiracy, theft

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

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Three people involved in the viral GoFundMe campaign that raised $400,000 for a homeless vet have reportedly been charged with conspiracy and theft offenses.
An NBC 10 source says couple Mark D'Amico and Kate McClure turned themselves in to prosecutors on Wednesday.
It is not known whether homeless veteran Johnny Bobbitt did too.
In Fall 2017 the couple raised more than $400,000 for Bobbitt after they said he gave them $20 for gas.
He later sued them in August for misusing the funds.
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