A subway worker Emilio Guerra, found a cheque for $2million (£1.2million) in Madrid,Spain.
Emilio Guerra found the cheque in a wallet stuck in-between two doors at a repair depot in Madrid.
The wallet which he handed over to his depot shift Manager,also contained a driving licence, credit cards and is said to belong to a 49-year-old Californian man who is assumed to be a Tourist.
The check was issued by Bank of America, and it’s post-dated to January 2014.The wallet was later handed over to police who are trying to locate its owner.
A spokesman for the police reportedly said this:
“We have his name. We’re trying to locate this person,but we won’t just hand it over. We have to verify that the origin of the money is not illicit.’
Imagine losing a $2million Cheque. I hope they locate the owner and Emilio’s honesty pays off for him.