07/29/09 — Wayne has $1.5M in unclaimed property

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Wayne has $1.5M in unclaimed property

By Staff Reports
Published in News on July 29, 2009 1:46 PM

State Rep. Efton Sager has announced that the state Treasurer's Department is holding approximately $1.5 million in cash and property unclaimed by Wayne County residents.

Sager, R-Wayne, explained that he has a list of those owned escheat money by the state and that his office haas been trying to reach the owners, but that not all of the contact information is correct.

"We got a printout of everybody in Wayne County, and I've located some people already," he said. "The biggest problem we're having is geting the right addresses."

To find out if you have unclaimed property or cash being held by the state, go to www.nctreasurer.com and click on the unclaimed property link.