That is right, this baby was worth a lot!!
A Mexican man was released without charges after a traffic stop for speeding in Texas Wednesday morning led police to discover more than $180,000 of suspected drug money hidden in the car.
Police stopped the car for speeding on Interstate 35 near Natalia, Texas, a city north of the U.S.-Mexico border outside San Antonio, My SA News reported.
A city officer found $184,275 hidden in compartments inside the front fenders of the Ford Fiesta, the newspaper reported.
The driver, Edgar A. Silva Flores, of Mexico, said he had recently purchased the car and didn’t know anything about the money.
The city and prosecutor’s office will split the suspected drug money, the newspaper reported.