AMSTERDAM (AP) Dutch police who found 350,000 euros ($400,000) hidden inside a washing machine have detained a man on suspicion of what else? money laundering.
Police said in a statement Thursday that officers were checking a house in western Amsterdam on Monday for unregistered residents when they found the valuable laundry load.
A photo displayed on the police website showed bundles of bank notes, mainly 20- and 50-euro bills, crammed into the drum.
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