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UPDATE: Homeless man gets $50k plus for good deed

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UPDATE: An incredible act of kindness by a homeless man in Massachusetts, is paying off in a BIG way! On Monday Glen James was awarded by the Boston Police department for his good deed, he turned in $42,000 dollars in cash and travelers checks. Now, thanks to generous donations Glen James has more then $50,000 waiting for him. For more information on how you can donated please visit http://www.gofundme.com/4by2as 

A homeless man in Massachusetts was honored for an incredibly good deed. He stumbled upon $42,000 dollars and returned all of it.

Glen James was awarded a special citation today by the Boston police department.

He was outside a TJ Maxx store on Saturday night when he found a backpack filled with $2400 dollars in cash, nearly $40,000 dollars in traveler's checks and a passport.

He handed it to police who returned it to the rightful owner.

At Monday's ceremony James said even if he were desperate for the money he wouldn't have kept it because God has always looked after him.

Good Samaritans on the Internet are also looking after James. There's an online fundraiser on http://www.gofundme.com/4by2as with a goal to raise $50,000 for James.

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