A service technician at a Texas dealership has turned in $50,000 he found in the trunk of a trade-in luxury car to return the cash to a grateful bail bondsman.
Juan Ibarra was later rewarded for his honesty with a thank-you card and some cash from the bondsman.
A few weeks ago, Ibarra was working on a Mercedes-Benz SL-550 at Park Place Motorcars Fort Worth when he said he opened the trunk and found a bag stuffed with $100 bills. He suspected the cash might be "dirty money" and immediately contacted one of his bosses.
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Dealership officials managed to track down the owner, who had received the money from a client.
All $50,000 was returned to the bail bondsman, whose name wasn't immediately released.