Contact Us

Good News for Family of Sick Girl Scammed by Man Using Country Star’s Name

When the parents of Addie Roberts, a two-year-old girl, found out she was battling Pre-B ALL Leukemia, they never could have imagined they would end up being scammed out of money as well, but that’s exactly what happened.

Kyle Nunn was charged with scamming the family out of $3,000, and a local business out of $6,000, by claiming he could arrange a benefit concert with Jason Aldean. But, thankfully, the family is still being taken care of, thanks to the generosity of a country artist and an anonymous donor.

Gary Allan announced he would do a benefit concert for the family, with all of the proceeds going toward Addie’s medical care. Now, someone else has paid the entire $3,000, giving the family some much-needed peace during this difficult time.

“Everything’s been just overwhelming from the community,” Addie’s mom says, adding that even though they have endured a lot of pain, “… so much more good has come from it.”

Allan’s benefit concert will occur on March 25 at Baxter’s 942 in Louisville, Ky. The concert is sold out. To find out more about Addie Roberts, or to donate to her ongoing medical expenses, click here.

Next: Country Music's Most Charitable Stars

Best of the Web

More From Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://theboot.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on The Boot quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on The Boot quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!