GoFundMe refunds donations in alleged homeless man scam

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GoFundMe says donations in an alleged scam fundraiser of a homeless man have been returned.

 In a statement Monday, the crowd funding site wrote that all donors were fully refunded.

MORE: Homeless man involved in GoFundMe scam released from jail 
MORE: Couple, homeless man charged in charitable scam 

People donated more than $400,000 to a campaign that hinged on a story of a homeless man who helped a stranded driver in Pennslyvania last year. Prosecutors say the story was a scam.

The homeless man, Johnny Bobbitt Jr., the supposed motorist Kate McClureand and her boyfriend, Mark D'Amico were charged with theft and conspiracy.

They have all pleaded not guilty.

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