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Theft Victim Getting Support From New Friend

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Ralph Davis gets help from a new friend. Ralph Davis gets help from a new friend.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Ralph Davis had a 40 foot UHaul filled with his life's belongings stolen last weekend.

“They just took it, they took my belongings,” Davis said. “I'm trying to be strong, but I'm asking to please pray for me.”

Davis has lost a lot, but in the process he's made a new friend. Today Jan Peeno made her second delivery to Davis after seeing KHQ's initial story.

“I fell for him,” she said. “My heart just went out to him knowing how awful it is, and I thought of my barn just full of things, and I hoped he could use them.”

Peeno has given Davis a new bed, tables, stools, dishware, and more. She also brought some art and snacks today.

“I'm a little obsessed,” Peeno said. “But more than anything they touched my heart.”

And the 52-year-old Davis is grateful.

"I thank God that there are people in the community and world that really share and care for others,” Davis said. “That shows a lot to me.”

Davis still has very little clothing and no furniture. But he says he's well on his way to being back on his feet.

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