Alan Trusler, left, sent his daughter Melissa $1,200 for her birthday via PayPal. Unfortunately, he sent the money to someone else.
Alan Trusler, left, sent his daughter Melissa $1,200 for her birthday via PayPal. Unfortunately, he sent the money to someone else. David Montesino Staff photo illustration
Alan Trusler, left, sent his daughter Melissa $1,200 for her birthday via PayPal. Unfortunately, he sent the money to someone else. David Montesino Staff photo illustration

He received her $1,200 birthday gift by mistake. What he did next inspired others

May 31, 2017 1:53 PM

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