Homeless man charged in $400,000 GoFundMe scam pleads guilty

Prosecutors say Johnny Bobbitt’s false tale was ‘predicated on a lie’ as he faces up to 10 years in prison

A homeless man charged with engaging in a GoFundMe scheme that turned out to be a scam has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit money laundering in federal court. Johnny Bobbitt entered the plea on Wednesday in US district court in Camden, New Jersey.

Bobbitt and co-defendants Mark D’Amico and Katelyn McClure face charges in Burlington county, New Jersey.

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Source: theguardian