An honest Las vegas, nevada cabbie made a surprising find in the rear of his cab this week (Image: Hendrik Holler / Getty Images)
UPDATE: December 27, 2013: for it: cab driver Gerardo Gamboa had a little merrier Christmas after receiving a $10,000 reward from the mystery poker player to whom the $300,000 in cash belonged, as well as another $1,000 from his employer Yellow Star cab and a $250 dining certificate although they usually say that no good deed goes unpunished, for once, someone who did the right thing has actually gotten rewarded.
Evidently like ransom cash the cash, still bundled in those $5,000 wads, had been dropped off at undisclosed location by Mystery Poker Person for Gamboa's good deed.
Day when you're a Las Vegas cab driver, you never know who or what will end up in your taxi on any given. So driver that is veteran Gamboa was unfazed whenever a Bellagio resort doorman, opening the cab's rear door to help a new customer in, noticed a brown paper bag left on the chair by the cab's previous occupant, evidently. He didn't also bother to look inside whenever doorman put it on his passenger seat until he got to a light and fascination got the best of him. Guessing that chocolates lay in delay, a peek was taken by him in, with illicit thoughts in mind should his conjecture be correct.
'What kind of chocolates are they?' Gamboa pondered. 'Are they good ones that I could buy some for my wife as a pre