The parcel containing the gold bars was discovered within the carriage of a Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) prepare touring from the northeastern Swiss city of St Gallen to Lucerne, a metropolis within the heart of the nation, in October final yr, authorities stated.
Regardless of “in depth investigations,” the proprietor of the high-value bundle had not been tracked down, officers stated in a press release revealed within the native authorities Lucerne Canton gazette.
After authorities failed to trace down the proprietor of the valuable cargo, the gold bars, value 182,000 Swiss francs ($191,000), have been confiscated by the general public prosecutors workplace.
Now, authorities have determined to publicize their quest to seek out the bounty’s mysterious proprietor.
In a bulletin dated June 2, officers stated the proprietor has 5 years to make a declare for the treasure.
A spokesperson for the prosecutor’s workplace informed CNN that a number of inquiries had been made concerning the gold and have been being checked. Not particulars concerning the nature of the checks got.