(AP ) Good Samaritan Glen James said even if he were desperate he wouldn't have kept 'even a penny' of the tens of thousands of dollars in cash and traveler's checks he found on Saturday.
Homeless Man who Found $42,000 and Turned It In To Police Rewarded
SEPTEMBER 17, 2013
A homeless man who found a backpack containing tens of thousands of dollars in cash and traveler's checks and turned it in to police in Boston said even if he were desperate he wouldn't have kept ‘even a penny.’
Glen James was honored by Boston Police Commissioner Edward Davis on Monday. He was given a special citation and thanked for an ‘extraordinary show of character and honesty.’
James said in a handwritten statement he gave out at a news conference that he was glad to make sure the bag and its contents were returned to the owner.
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