Trash is Treasure: Man Finds $750,000 in Checks in Garbage

September 27, 2013 Updated Feb 21, 2013 at 5:30 PM EDT

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Trash is Treasure: Man Finds $750,000 in Checks in Garbage

September 27, 2013 Updated Feb 21, 2013 at 5:30 PM EDT

That's a lot of money to find in the trash. ...

According to a report from the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, a Florida man found more then $750,000 worth of checks and money orders in a gas station garbage can this week. The man gathered all the checks and money orders and called police, according to the Sun-Sentinel report.

Read the South Florida Sun-Sentinel report HERE.