Detroit Man Who Walked 21 Miles To Work Forced To Move After Donations Poured In

Atlanta Daily World

James Robertson (GoFundMe) James Robertson (GoFundMe)
A Detroit, Mich., man, who broke the Internet with his story about walking 21 miles to and from work, abruptly moved Tuesday from his rooming house after telling police he no longer felt safe in his neighborhood, according to the Detroit Free Press.

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The move from his home of 15 years came after James Robertson, 56, received a 2015 red Ford Taurus and more than $350,000 from an online campaign as a result of his walking dedication to his suburban factory job five days a week.

The Detroit Free Press reports:

[He] was helped by Detroit police to move just minutes after crime-prevention specialists offered him temporary living quarters, Detroit police Capt. Aric Tosqui said.

?We had a meeting with him (and) he expressed interest that he…

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