$137,000 found in minivan during Walterboro traffic stop
COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) - Policeon Tuesday seized more than $137,000 in cash while searching a minivan stoppedafter a traffic violation.
According to the ColletonCounty Sheriff's Office, the stop happened on Interstate 95 near the 45 milemarker. The driver gave officials permission to search the vehicle.
During the search, officialssaid, they found $137,400.01 in cash inside a piece of luggage. A K-9 unitindicated that the money smelled of narcotics.
Deputies called in HomelandSecurity.
So far, officials have not madeany arrests and they are still investigating.