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Trick-or-treater caught on camera donating candy to empty bowl

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IDAHO FALLS, Idaho -

An Idaho trick-or-treater is going viral for a good deed on Halloween.

On Halloween night, Jesse Robertson of Idaho Falls wasn't surprised when the candy bowl he left out for trick-or-treaters winded up empty. But it's what one visitor did upon seeing the empty bowl that got his attention. Thanks to a doorbell camera, the trick-or-treater's good deed is being seen by thousands of people.

The Robertsons were out of town on Halloween and left a bowl on their porch with a sign encouraging kids to do a trick and take some candy, "Only one or two please. You're on camera," the sign said.

When he got back, he checked the video footage and saw a kid walk up to the empty bowl, then start walking away when he finds the bowl without candy. Then he turns around and places a few pieces of his own Halloween stash in the bowl.

"When someone steals all the candy and then this happens! If anyone knows this kid or his mom please message me! #somepeopleareamazing" Robertson wrote.

Since he posted the short video, it's been viewed 175,000 times with nearly 1,800 shares. Robertson says he hopes he can find out who the trick-or-treater is so he can reward him for his good deed. 

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