NY man finds $8K, returns to owner

Jul 11, 2012 Read more: WANE-TV Fort Wayne 10

A New York man who found a bag with $8,000 in cash along a road has returned the money to its owner.

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“....VETS”

Since: Jan 08

WELCOME HOME

#1 Jul 11, 2012
nice show , guess some people are good

“Jody”

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#2 Jul 11, 2012
In New York even!!

“Forehead wrinkle”

Since: Dec 10

Homefries

#3 Jul 12, 2012
off the trail wrote:
In New York even!!
...and just WHAT do you mean by that?????

Hmmmmmm?????

8-)

“I know where you are,”

Since: Jun 08

Right here under my thumb

#4 Jul 12, 2012
Dammit, thought this was mine at first, but I lost $18,000...sorry

8-!

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“Play it again, Sam.”

Since: Oct 11

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#5 Jul 12, 2012
Reading that made me smile.

Not everyone sucks. Yay!
Nick Optis

Lakewood, OH

#6 Jul 12, 2012
"Nick Optis, of Mendon, N.Y., came across a money bag Monday morning in Bloomfield, south of Rochester. After finding the cash and checks made out to nearby White's Farm Market, he brought the bag to the farm stand."

I would like to buy Nick a drink for his kindness. Hope the dummazz who dropped the bag gets to work at MickeyD's after this.

Too irresponsible to entrust with money.

“....VETS”

Since: Jan 08

WELCOME HOME

#7 Jul 12, 2012
I can see how , but no excuse ..........

An employee had apparently lost it on the way to the bank when he opened and closed his car door after seeing it was partially ajar.

The employee realized at the bank the money was gone and raced back to the farm stand. Optis had already dropped it off.

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#8 Jul 12, 2012
There just had to be some frickin checks in there huh...and in New York of all places??? Sorry DILF, as much as people bag on CA Im just an opportunist...lol

“Jody”

Since: Apr 09

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#9 Jul 12, 2012
DILF wrote:
<quoted text>
...and just WHAT do you mean by that?????
Hmmmmmm?????
8-)
Haa ha,.. that didn't even play well on the salsa commercial, huh?
()-:<
NY native

Nunda, NY

#10 Aug 3, 2012
I dont know if the man knew Mr. White and if any of you did, you'd understand why all this happened. Whether Mr. Optis knew him or not, he is a good guy. As for Mr. White, it is summed up by his reaction to this. The employee still works there and Mr. White's comment: "It was a life's learning experience for him." He is the best of the best and is greatly respected not only in his community but for miles.

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