Janitor returns P600,000 found at NAIA

Posted at 09/04/2012 1:25 AM | Updated as of 09/04/2012 9:51 AM

MANILA, Philippines - A janitor has returned a bag filled with cash that he found at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 2 on Monday afternoon, airport authorities said.

Ronald Gadayan, a glass cleaner and janitor at the NAIA, handed over to the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) a black bag containing cash amounting to P634,896, MIAA media officer Connie Bungag said.

He found the bag at the pre-departure area of the NAIA Terminal 2's south wing.

The bag belongs to businessman Francis Lloyd Chua, who left for Cebu at 3:30 p.m. via PR 849.

Chua's representative, Marie Cherie Lyn Cruz, thanked Gadayan and claimed the money in the presence of MIAA authorities, Bungag said.