Tuesday, 24 January 2017

$20m (£16m) in cash discovered in a bed frame under a mattress in a Massachusetts flat.




US authorities have seized $20m (£16m) in cash discovered in a bed frame under a mattress in a Massachusetts flat.
The cash is believed to be linked to a $1bn pyramid scheme involving TelexFree, a company that claimed to provide internet phone services.

Investigators uncovered the cash while following a Brazilian man, who was charged in connection to the haul.
Federal prosecutors say the defunct company swindled almost a million people worldwide out of about $1bn.
The US attorney's office in Massachusetts tweeted 





source : bbc

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