Friday, August 22, 2014
Gotta Read What This Police Officer Told Man Metal Detecting In Park
Policeman tells treasure hunter "Any holes left would have to have a city employee come and fill in."
A Spokane WA man found that you can’t dig holes in a Grand Coulee park.
Steven Harder, 46, was found along with his metal detector, in a park alongside SR-174 in Grand Coulee WA
When police officer Joe Higgs got to the site, he found Harder with hand tools walking the park. He explained to Higgs that he was digging for buried treasure and always filled up the holes he dug.
Higgs told the man that he was digging in a city park and that any holes left would have to have a city employee come and fill in.
Harder said other cities allow people to dig. He was asked for his identification and then put away his treasure hunting equipment.
at 11:24 AM