ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: South San Francisco household compelled to reside in van after being duped by pretend landlord again indoors


SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — There was a significant outpouring of assist from the neighborhood for a household who was duped out of $10,000 by a pretend landlord.

Once we interviewed the Gonzalez household on Monday they had been homeless with no saving and no backup plan– Tuesday, all that modified.

EXCLUSIVE: South San Francisco household lives in van after shedding $10,000 to pretend landlord

An nameless donor gifted the Gonzalez household with every week in a lodge with possibility to increase it if wanted.

“I am stunned. Thanks,” mentioned Victor Hugo Gonzalez.

Victor and his spouse Lidia broke out in tears.

“That is good, I am glad that we’re upstairs as a result of we now have a very good view,” mentioned Elizabeth Treminio.

Elizabeth, 11, mentioned they hadn’t showered for days. Her plan for tonight– to sleep.

This was not the one surprise– one other viewer named Cathy mentioned she needed to do extra for the Gonzalez– “I wish to invite them to be visitor at my residence.”

Victor Gonzalez had no phrases, however his spouse did.

In lower than 24 hours the neighborhood raised over $10,000 for the Gonzalez household.

“I awakened and I noticed the story and my coronary heart broke instantly and I requested my husband can we take within the youngsters and he mentioned yeah we will. In order that’s after I reached out and emailed you. I simply really feel unhealthy for the youngsters,” mentioned Misti Baldo.

Invoice Marcy donated the final $400 to convey the GoFundMe complete to $10,000.

Marcy left a message saying, “Thanks for sharing the hyperlink I paid the rest to get to the 10,000 mark!”

The GofundMe is at present greater than $13,000. If you need to contribute you’ll find the web page right here.

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