June 25th, 2013
09:12 PM ET

$1.2 million disappears from flight to NYC

The FBI is investigating the theft of $1.2 million in $100 bills from Swiss International Airlines Flight 17.

$1.2M in $100 bills stolen from Swiss airline in New York

Officials say the money was headed for the federal reserve.

Flight 17 was a passenger flight with air cargo, including a shipment of currency, according to another FBI spokesman, Jim Margolin. After the plane landed, the shipment of cash was discovered to be $1.2 million short.

CNN's Mary Snow has the story.

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  1. Greg Jackson Jr

    How can they just this is not concerning this article plot against the US and we the citizens not have any say so about it talkin bout the keystone pipline congress and the states should be able to do something to stop it and if I gave cnn some info about the oil spill and they used my idea

    June 26, 2013 at 11:38 am | Reply

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