Maine Police Department Gets Payment For Parking Ticket From 1978
According to a post on the department's Facebook page, the York Maine Police Department recently received payment for a 42 year old parking ticket.
The ticket, made out to someone now lives in Massachusetts, was made out on July 22nd of 1978. In a letter the sender enclosed with the payment, they said they found the old ticket in a drawer in their home and figured "better late than never". He or she enclosed $3 for the fine and a $1 late fee.
Police say they contacted the sender and thanked them. They also told the person they would not be cashing the check.
The other day we received a parking ticket in the mail with a check and a letter apologizing for the late payment. The...
I'm sure that the York PD appreciates the person's honesty. Hopefully, when the pandemic is all over, the person will come up for a visit.