DAVAO CITY - A taxi driver in Davao City on Thursday returned a bag containing 2 million yen or around P900,000.
Reymond Gonzaga discovered that a passenger left the bag at the backseat of his of taxi on Thursday morning.
"Nabantayan nako ang bag dihang mamahaw ko busa midiretso nalang ko sa ABS-CBN aron magpatabang nga mauli ang bag," he saud.
(I was about to take my breakfast when I saw the bag at the back seat. I went here to ask help from ABS-CBN on what to do with the bag.)
The bag also contained jewelry, a cellphone, and other important documents such as a passport and bank book.
ABS-CBN News obtained information that the owner of the bag is Ruth Muntag Koitabashi, an overseas Filipino worker in Japan.
Koitabashi immediately went to the ABS-CBN Davao station to claim her bag.
According to Ruth, she forgot her bag because she was in a hurry to meet her friend.
"Nakalimot ko sa ako bag nagdali dali lagi, dako kong pasalamat sa iyaha," she said.
(I'm very thankful to Reymond because he returned my bag)