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UPDATE: Leduc RCMP find owner of lost money

UDATE:

Leduc RCMP are pleased to advise that the owner of the found Canadian currency has been identified.

This is an example of the positive impact we see from citizens in the community every day,” said Sgt. Matt Whattam of the person who turned in the money.

ORIGINAL STORY:

Leduc RCMP are looking for the owner of a significant amount of cash after a Good Samaritan found the money and turned it into police.

The cash, in amount and denominations oh which are being withheld in an effort to find the rightful owner, was found in a parking lot in the area of 50 Street and 54 Avenue in Leduc on July 28.

“If the person who believes the money belongs to them can identify the specifics related to the found money including the exact amount and denominations, they can attend the Leduc RCMP detachment,” said Constable Cheri-Lee Smith in a press release.

Leduc RCMP encourage the public to report any criminal or suspicious activity. Reports tell them where to look, who to look for, and where to patrol in the future.

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