Men nabbed with $372K say they just wanted bananas

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Two men caught with $372,000 in cash near the Costa Rica-Panama border told police that they just wanted to buy some bananas.
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concerned citizen

Center City, MN

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Judge it!
Jun 17, 2008
since when is it illegal to have cash? Not sure how the police can detain them, they should use a little of that money and get a lawyer.

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Jun 17, 2008
The were looking for the freeze dried bananas that end up packaged a lot like cocaine. I'm sure they weren't trying to buy drugs though, right?

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