Honest man returns wallet he found containing P27k PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 06 April 2014 14:05

A refrigeration technician found P27,000 along the road in San Jose Gusu and turned it over to the central police station yesterday morning.

Emerson Panlaqui, 39, married, of San Roque, told DZT that he was driving a motorcycle that was negotiating the San Jose Gusu road when he saw another motorcycle ahead of him and the wallet of the driver fell from his pocket.

Panlaqui said when the wallet fell on the road, another person tried to pick it up but he cautioned him  not to do so.

Panlaqui picked the wallet and saw P27,000 inside it along with some identification cards.

One of the IDs bears the name of MSgt. Mario Abanes.

Panlaqui sought the assistance of PO1 Alnadif Amisali Jawang of the Patrol Section and detailed at the said place.

Panlaqui was accompanied by Jawang to the police station to report the incident and to turn over to investigators.the wallet containing the money

Panlaqui remarked that although he belongs to a poor family, he will never get money that belong to other people. — Dan Toribio Jr.