A Georgia woman is being applauded by authorities after returning more than $543 in cash found under her sandwich.
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In a Facebook post, the City of Jackson Police Department thanked Joan Oliver for her “honesty and goodness”.
“Wednesday, September 14, 2022, Jackson police were called to Mrs. Oliver’s workplace. Mrs. Oliver was [gone] Went to a local restaurant drive-thru on her lunch break and returned to work to enjoy lunch. When she opened her lunch and took out her sandwich, she was surprised to find $543.10 in cash under the sandwich,” the department said.
“After a search investigation, it was determined that the restaurant’s daily deposit was mistakenly placed in its sandwich bag. Not only did Mrs. Oliver do the right thing, but she also saved the manager’s job,” it continued. “Mrs. Oliver, thank you for reminding us that we have wonderful citizens in Jackson, and it’s people like you that make us great!”