Umm.. If I saw a backpack full of cocaine, I would not turn it in! Wait... Um, I meant, yes I would...
http://ac360.blogs.cnn.com/2010/06/0...h-up-on-beach/It wasn't just shells and seaweed that washed ashore on one Texas beach last month.
Authorities said a backpack stuffed with 16 blocks of cocaine was found close to the water's edge.
According to the Galveston Police, the blocks weighed a total of 37 lbs., 2 oz., and had an estimated street value of $2.1 million.
The discovery was made on May 22, the Galveston police said. A person walking along a city beach noticed the black backpack close to the shore, investigators said.
A field test came back positive for cocaine, police said, while adding that each block was wrapped in rubber and plastic
Police believed the drugs were in the water for sometime.