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Man charged with running phony charity in court

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A man charged with scamming people out of thousands of dollars through a fake charity pleaded not guilty Monday.

Daniel Alvin made his first appearance in court to hear the charges against him. He was on the CrimeStoppers most wanted list for theft and fraud.

Police say he created a fake charity called Making a Real Change aimed at helping homeless people. Police caught him in New York.

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