Cops find $130,000 cash

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PHILIPSBURG – State police stopped to investigate a disabled vehicle along Interstate 80 and found a lot of money … $130,000 to be exact.

The vehicle was parked near mile marker 139 in Rush Township, Centre County, just north of Philipsburg and west of Snow Shoe.

A search of the vehicle by troopers uncovered three marijuana joints and $130,000 in cash, police said.

Police summoned K9 Tom, who alerted on the cash and it was seized.

The suspect is a white male from New York, N.Y., police said, without revealing any further information.

The investigation continues, police said.

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