Ill. Police Discover $1 Million in Garage
Federal authorities have detained several men after Streamwood police
allegedly discovered more than $1 million in small bills in a
Police went to a home on Stratford Circle on
Monday to serve a warrant for driving under the influence, said
Streamwood Deputy Chief Jim Gremo. The man was not home, but as
officers were leaving they heard a fight in the garage, Gremo
When a man walked out of the garage, police questioned
him, Gremo said. The man led them into the garage, where officers saw
the cash on a table, Gremo said.
Several men were detained
and turned over to federal Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S.
Customs authorities, Gremo said. No charges had been filed by
Authorities declined to comment on why the money