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NY pedestrian grabs pot of gold off armored truck

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 00:47

New York Police release surveillance video of a man they say stole a five-gallon bucket filled with $1.6 million of gold flakes from an armored truck in Manhattan. Mana Rabiee reports.

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He almost doesn't see it. A five-gallon bucket full of gold flakes - literally a pot of gold - just sitting there on an open armored car truck in midtown Manhattan. But he did see -- and he did take it. All 86 pounds of it. He knows it's heavy ... he might NOT know he's walking away with an estimated $1.6 million. It happened two months ago and police think he's since fled to Florida. But other than that, the mysterious man has disappeared as quickly as the gold he almost walked away from.

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NY pedestrian grabs pot of gold off armored truck

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 00:47