WILMINGTON ISLAND, Ga. (AP) - The owner of a coastal Georgia restaurant says a waitress found an envelope stuffed with $5,000 and returned the money to the customer who lost it.
Jennifer Shaw, a waitress at Mercer's Steak and Seafood on Wilmington Island, saidWednesday that she found the envelope after a group of men left the table where they had been sitting.
Shaw says when she realized how much money was in the envelope, her knees started shaking and she stuffed it into her apron before moving on to the next table. Shaw says she immediately knew who the money belonged to.
Restaurant owner Mark Egan saidthe customer rewarded Shaw with $100 for returning the money. Egan says he's proud to employ such a trustworthy worker.