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Homeless veteran gets probation, mandatory rehab for $400,000 GoFundMe scam

Johnny Bobbitt Jr. was sentenced Friday to five years special drug court probation and ordered to enroll in a drug rehabilitation program after admitting to his role in a $402,706 GoFundMe scam that solicited funds from more than 14,000 donors across the country

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Homeless veteran pleads guilty to conspiracy in $400,000 GoFundMe hoax

Johnny Bobbitt, the homeless vet who conspired with a Burlington County couple to spin a feel-good story that captured hearts across the country and raised $400,000 in a GoFundMe campaign, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit money laundering

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Army sergeant, private charged with arranging sham marriages between Fort Bragg soldiers and immigrants

A sergeant and a private at Fort Bragg sought to arrange sham marriages between soldiers and immigrants, offering cash, housing benefits and furniture as incentive for potential brides, according to federal court documents.

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This soldier claimed he saved an injured motorist with a ballpoint pen. Well, that's probably bulls**t

On January 9th, Army public affairs officials recounted the heroic actions of Sgt. Trey Troney, who purportedly saved an injured motorist with a sweatshirt and pen. That story was probably bullshit