If you've ever thought about picking up money you find on the sidewalk, this incident may make you think twice! The I-70 near Sam Jones Expressway in Indianapolis, Indiana was extremely chaotic after a Brinks armored truck opened up and dropped out bags upon bags of money. This ViralHog video shows $20 bills everywhere. Reports say there was up to $600,000 on the truck.
In the panic afterward, several people stopped to help collect money to return back to police officers. However, some motorists committed a crime by stopping on the interstate and pocketing the money for themselves.
A Brinks truck lost money in I-70 near Sam Jones Expressway. Troopers are investigating & following up on tips about people who stopped to take— Sgt. John Perrine (@ISPIndianapolis) May 2, 2018
Anyone who picked up money can be charged with theft
If you have money from the incident to return, contact the Indiana State Police
So the next time you see money raining from the sky, think twice!