Wisconsin Man Arrested In Iowa Stop That Nets $100,000

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A traffic stop on Interstate 80 in western Iowa has netted over $100,000 in cash and led to a money laundering charge against a Wisconsin man.
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1 - 5 of 5 Comments Last updated Sep 16, 2010
Huh

Des Moines, IA

#1 Sep 16, 2010
Uh, why did he get pulled over? That would proably be an important thing to include in your story, duh!!!
bocefus

San Francisco, CA

#2 Sep 16, 2010
Pulled over for having too much money in the dash and some drugs.
Huh

Des Moines, IA

#3 Sep 16, 2010
Hmm... I guess police officers have superhuman strengths now, they got x-ray vision it looks like! There has to be a reason, right? So what, he had some cash & a gram of pot in his car! No one trusts banks/government anymore, so he was a bank on wheels...

I would rather see some child molester get picked up rather then this, police priorities are screwed up IMO!

Since: Jul 10

Hedrick, IA

#4 Sep 16, 2010
The officers probably had a drug sniffing dog with them, good for them. If the state gets to keep illicit drug money that should help our economy.
Rusty

Berlin, MD

#6 Sep 16, 2010
The government pockets the money in cases like this. I am suprised the cop didn't take half the money and say, "Have a nice day".

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