Hong Kong $4.5-Million Armored Truck

In many places around the world, there are usually security guards both up front driving the armored truck, and then a few in the back to ensure the money is safe. For some reason, this particularly vehicle had left its back door open “accidentally” and did not realize that $2-million USD had spilled out onto the roadways in Gloucester Road in central Hong Kong. Continue reading for a video and more information.

According to police superintendent Wan Siu-hung, “When it (the van) arrived at its destination they discovered that the door was open.” The police would use the serial numbers of the bills to conduct an investigation, and people who kept the banknotes would be committing larceny and could face up to 10 years in jail.