SUGARCREEK, Pa. (AP) – Charity may begin at home, but in this instance it may end badly at a northwestern Pennsylvania Salvation Army outlet.
That’s where Sugarcreek Borough police say they were called after workers found a large plastic bag of marijuana among some donated clothes.READ MORE: Kung Fu Kicks Off April 7
Police Chief Matt Carlson tells the (Oil City) Derrick he suspects the owner of the drugs has noticed them missing by now, if only because the bag contained a “substantial quantity” of pot.READ MORE: FAN N'ATION: Returning April 17
Police were working with store employees to determine who donated the clothes and when. Police say the drugs were found earlier this week.MORE NEWS: THE CW NETWORK, TBS AND TNT GIVE PROMOTIONAL BOOST TO NEW SERIES “KUNG FU” AND “WIPEOUT”
The chief says this isn’t the first time officers have investigated an unusual items among donated clothing saying, “we’ve had guns … cash … rings, and now marijuana