Saturday, February 26, 2011

Big bucks

Man, you just got to declare it when you are carrying more than $10,000 in cash when you leave or enter the US.

Sure.  Y'all are thinking its drug money but maybe it was money they won in the lottery?

Georgia women caught with $1.5 million headed across border
By Lynn Brezosky - Express-News

BROWNSVILLE — Three women from Georgia are under investigation after being caught with $1.5 million in cash in luggage they carried on a bus bound for Mexico.

The seizure occurred Wednesday during an outbound inspection at the Hidalgo/Reynosa International Bridge.

The officers found the cash hidden in the bags of three women from Dalton, Georgia. Two were identified as U.S. citizens aged 22 and 35, carrying $404,126 and $554,121 respectively, the third as a 55-year-old Mexican citizen carrying $500,676.

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