'Pokemon Go' player finds $2,000 pile of cash at New Jersey PokeStop

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Friday, July 29, 2016

HACKETTSTOWN, New Jersey (WABC) -- A person in New Jersey who was in the midst of playing the hugely popular video game 'Pokemon Go' came across a big pile of cash.

Hackettstown Police say the player found $2,000 at a Pokestop, and made the honorable decision to call them and report it.

Around the same time, the person who lost the money reported it missing, and police were able to give it back to its rightful owner.