LAPORTE, Ind. (AP) — Police are warning anyone who finds some cash along
Interstate 94 in northern Indiana that picking it up could land them in
Police say a 32-year-old man who robbed a bank in LaPorte tossed cash from
his car as he fled Friday from officers during a 109-mile chase before he
was arrested in Elburn, Ill.
Police say they had reports of people stopping along the highway over the
weekend looking for cash. LaPorte County police Chief of Detectives John
Boyd tells the South Bend Tribune that the cash has been reported stolen by
the bank and is the bank’s property.
The man is jailed on federal bank robbery charges.