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  1. Alleged GoFundMe scammer gets suspended from her state job over fraud chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | The Times of Trenton

    ... The story took off nationally, and virally. It was called "Paying it Forward," and had its genesis in McClure, from Florence, in Burlington County, running out of gas on her way to Philadelphia and Bobbitt, using his last $20 to get her gas. The ...

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  2. Man in GoFundMe case won't leave house raided during investigation, landlord chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | The Jersey Journal

    Mark D'Amico, the 39-year-old Burlington County man wrapped up in the GoFundMe story turned alleged hoax , will not vacate the home where he once lived with his ex, Kate McClure, which was raided by police in September, a criminal complaint shows. A judge in Florence issued a warrant for his arrest on a trespassing charge after he did not show in court Monday to answer it.

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  3. Cops: Homeless man, couple invented story for GoFundMeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | Albany Times Union

    ... with Bobbitt became public, D'Amico was not dissuaded, according to the prosecutor. Investigators searched the Florence, New Jersey, home of D'Amico and McClure in September after questions arose about what happened to the money they raised for ...

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  4. Homeless Samaritan tale raised $400K. Police say it's a lieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... with Bobbitt became public, D'Amico was not dissuaded, according to the prosecutor. Investigators searched the Florence, New Jersey, home of D'Amico and McClure in September after questions arose about what happened to the money they raised for ...

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  5. 10 surprising details from alleged GoFundMe scam Court documents...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | NorthJersey.com

    ... the fallout that followed - are shocking. An affidavit of probable cause released after the arrests this week of Florence couple Katelyn McClure and Mark D'Amico, and Johnny Bobbitt Jr. of Philadelphia offers insight into the suspects' plans, how ...

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  6. .com | Homeless Samaritan tale raised $400k. Police say it's a lieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | News24

    ... with Bobbitt became public, D'Amico was not dissuaded, according to the prosecutor. Investigators searched the Florence, New Jersey, home of D'Amico and McClure in September after questions arose about what happened to the money they raised for ...

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  7. Couple, homeless man charged in charitable scam that raised $400,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... Their attorney said they have no comment. All were charged with theft by deception. Investigators searched the Florence, New Jersey, home of D'Amico and McClure in September after questions arose about what happened to the money they raised for ...

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  8. New Jersey couple, homeless man charged with theft after raising more ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Their attorney said they have no comment. All were charged with theft by deception. Investigators searched the Florence, N.J., home of D'Amico and McClure in September after questions arose about what happened to the money they raised for Bobbitt. ...

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  9. 3 Charged in GoFundMe Scheme; 14,000 Donors to Be RefundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... after D'Amico told him in June that he had to leave the property. In September, police raided the couple's home in Florence, New Jersey, hauling away a new BMW on a flatbed truck. Badway said that all the couple's personal and business financial ...

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  10. US couple, homeless 'good Samaritan' are charged over US$400k scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... with Bobbitt became public, D'Amico was not dissuaded, according to the prosecutor. Investigators searched the Florence, New Jersey, home of D'Amico and McClure in September after questions arose about what happened to the money they raised for ...

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  11. Prosecutor: Couple, homeless vet bilked public with made-up story on act of kindnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | WHAS11

    Prosecutors on Thursday announced they filed criminal charges against a Burlington County couple and a homeless veteran at the center of an online crowdfunding campaign that captured thousands of people's hearts through lies and deception. The Burlington County Prosecutor's Office has charged Katelyn McClure and Mark D'Amico, both of Florence, New Jersey, with theft by deception and conspiracy to commit theft in connection with the viral story of a homeless Samaritan's supposed act of kindness.

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  12. Total lie: Homeless vet sob story scammed America out of $402K, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... her flat tire," Coffina said. "I don't think that's a coincidence." D'Amico and McClure, both residents of Florence, surrendered on Wednesday night and were processed and released. Bobbitt, who was living in the Kensington section of ...

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  13. New Jersey couple, homeless man charged in GoFundMe scam: 'Completely made up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Chicago Tribune

    ... with Bobbitt became public, D'Amico was not dissuaded, according to the prosecutor. Investigators searched the Florence, New Jersey, home of D'Amico and McClure in September after questions arose about what happened to the money they raised for ...

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  14. NJ GoFundMe Couple, Homeless Man Made Up Story, Source SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | NBC Washington

    ... after D'Amico told him in June that he had to leave the property. In September, police raided the couple's home in Florence, New Jersey, hauling away a new BMW on a flatbed truck. Badway said that all the couple's personal and business financial ...

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  15. Homeless man & couple scammed everyone with GoFundMe, complaint saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... It remains unclear how much, if any, of the money is left. Investigators searched McClure and D'Amico's Florence home in September "in connection with a criminal investigation into the Johnny Bobbitt matter," Burlington Cofina said in a ...

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  16. Viral story of - homeless hero' was completely made up, say prosecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | South China Morning Post

    ... Their attorney said they have no comment. All were charged with theft by deception. Investigators searched the Florence, New Jersey, home of D'Amico and McClure in September after questions arose about what happened to the money they raised for ...

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  17. Couple, homeless Marine veteran conspired on fraudulent GoFundMe campaign, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... office told the Marine Corps Times . Prosecutors have been focusing on D'Amico and McClure and their home in Florence, N.J., was raided in September, nj.com reports. A new BMW, jewelry and cash were seized in the raid, according to NBC Philadelphia. ...

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  18. Johnny Bobbitt Jr. (left) Kate McClure (right) and Mark D'Amico (back) in Philadelphia in 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | NJ.com

    A Burlington County couple and the homeless vet for whom they launched a fundraising campaign will all face charges for supposedly making up the viral sob story in order to scam money, NBC reported Wednesday night. The couple, Mark D'Amico and Kate McClure, of Florence, and the homeless man, Johnny Bobbitt, will face charges that include conspiracy and theft by deception after they allegedly fabricated the story to raise over $400,000 through an ultra-successful GoFundMe campaign, the report stated.

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  19. After a hit-and-run, a funeral on Kensington Avenue for a woman not ready to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2018 | Philly.com

    ... to heroin and living on the streets for two years, and never wanted to come back with them to their house in Florence, N.J. And now her Sissy was in heaven, her mom said, and they were going to meet the people on the street who her mom said loved ...

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  20. Central New Jersey Ballet Theatre soaring to new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2018 | Trenton Downtowner

    ... Ballet Theatre has done just that and is proud to announce the opening of its new location at 221 Broad Street, Florence. Owner and Artistic Director Alisha Cardenas expresses the excitement that the move has created. "We are devoted to the area ...

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