An honest vegas cabbie made a surprising find in the back of his cab this week (Image: Hendrik Holler / Getty Images)
UPDATE: December 27, 2013: for it: cab driver Gerardo Gamboa had a little merrier Christmas after receiving a $10,000 reward from the mystery poker player to whom the $300,000 in cash belonged, as well as another $1,000 from his employer Yellow Star cab and a $250 dining certificate although they usually say that no good deed goes unpunished, for once, someone who did the right thing has actually gotten rewarded.
Apparently like ransom cash the bucks, still bundled in those $5,000 wads, had been fallen off at undisclosed location by Mystery Poker Person for Gamboa’s good deed.
Day when you’re a Las Vegas cab driver, you never know who or what will end up in your taxi on any given. So driver that is veteran Gamboa was unfazed whenever a Bellagio resort doorman, opening the cab’s rear door to help a new customer in, noticed a brown paper bag left regarding the chair by the cab’s previous occupant, apparently. He didn’t also bother to check inside when the doorman wear it his passenger seat until he got to a curiosity and light got the very best of him. Guessing that chocolates lay in hold off, a peek was taken by him in, with illicit ideas in mind should his conjecture be correct.
‘What type of chocolates are they?’ Gamboa pondered. ‘Are they ones that are good I could buy some for my wife as (more…)