December 18, 2008
Abe Lincoln turns in lost wallet
Police in upstate New York said a man named Abe Lincoln lived up to the honest reputation of his namesake by turning in a lost wallet he had found.
New York State Police said Raymond Hudson reported his wallet missing in the town of Peru Sunday, the same day he was scheduled to head home to Jamaica, WPTZ-TV, Plattsburgh, N.Y., reported Thursday.
Police said they gave the wallet to Hudson's U.S. employer to have it returned to its owner.