Pablo Escobar’s nephew discovered £14million in a plastic bag hidden in a wall at one of many drug lord’s homes in Colombia.
Nicolas Escobar claimed a “imaginative and prescient” instructed him precisely the place to search for the money within the Medellin condominium he has lived in for the previous 5 years.
He additionally discovered a gold pen, a typewriter, satellite tv for pc telephones, a digicam and an undeveloped roll of movie.
It isn’t the primary time Nicolas says he has discovered cash in uncommon locations, as his uncle needed to stash it.
However he mentioned most of the notes had begun to decay and weren’t usable.
Nicolas’s father Roberto, Escobar’s brother and accountant, as soon as mentioned: “We might spend as a lot as £2,000 a month on rubber bands simply to carry the cash collectively.”
4 years earlier than his 1993 demise in a shoot-out with police, US enterprise journal Forbes listed Escobar because the world’s seventh richest man with a £19billion fortune.
On the peak of his reign over the Medellin Cartel within the late 1980s, he managed 80% of the world’s cocaine consumption.