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Civil War gold treasure hunters,
lawyer say FBI acting ‘suspicious’ in
wake of dig at Pennsylvania site

Fox News, by Greg Norman

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 10/9/2018 3:24:04 PM

A pair of Pennsylvania treasure hunters and their lawyer are accusing the FBI of playing games and acting suspiciously about a dig at a rural site believed to contain a massive stash of Civil War-era gold -- which may be worth up to $250 million. The accusations from Dennis and Kem Parada, and their attorney, Bill Cluck, came months after the bureau said it dug a hole in Dents Run and found nothing. The father-and-son duo felt convinced that area of state-owned wilderness northeast of Pittsburgh holds a hidden stash of gold

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: plomke, 10/9/2018 4:41:31 PM     (No. 11791048)

Didn´t some Congesscritter say(in Latin) something to the effect of: dishonest in little things,dishonest in big things???
Gee...would not surprise me in the least if the agents bank accounts had a sudden and large influx of cash...


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Reply 2 - Posted by: ketchuplover, 10/9/2018 5:32:12 PM     (No. 11791065)

How sad that the FBI has lost such credibility! If indeed, they have deceived these treasure hunters, the depth of corruption far exceeds the top officers. Perhaps we shouldn´t be so quick to say that ´the rank and file are heroes and not corrupt." How many whistle-blowers has that gotten us? Maybe it´s time to say that MOST of the FBI is involved in shady dealings to say the least...and see if anyone steps forward to clear their name.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: red1066, 10/9/2018 6:46:30 PM     (No. 11791129)

How did the FBI find out about this dig? Did the treasure hunters talk too much to outsiders? Maybe the property owners called the FBI or talked too much. This area of PA. is fairly remote, so this kind of activity might just jump out as unusual, and rumors start, and spectators show up.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lakerman1, 10/9/2018 6:58:29 PM     (No. 11791137)

#4, the treasure hunters were digging on state land, looking for federal property. And the treasure hunters went to the FBI for some unknown reason.
Can the FBI be trusted? Not any more - Herr Mueller´s directorship wounded it, and Coward Comey killed its reputation.
I have dealt with the FBI on three different issues, but would not any more. I do not trust some of them, which means I can´t trust any of them.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Ribicon, 10/9/2018 7:03:15 PM     (No. 11791143)

They need the money to fund The Resistance

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Urgent Fury, 10/9/2018 8:52:38 PM     (No. 11791246)

Those guys should have read about Mel Fisher. Found millions on the Atocha; Florida tried to come after all of it instead of a percentage, and thankfully the state lost in court so they got nothing.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: chillijilli, 10/9/2018 9:56:07 PM     (No. 11791298)

Where´s Geraldo when we need him?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: web, 10/9/2018 10:10:35 PM     (No. 11791307)

The motive for the FBI to act suspiciously is so that they can steal any gold that may be found, just as the feds did at Victorio´s Peak in New Mexico. The feds took the site over by force from that family that had claimed it for decades, did a lot of digging and then claimed that nothing was found. Millions in gold and valuable historical artifacts disappeared and went who knows were.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Judy, 10/10/2018 12:46:19 AM     (No. 11791436)

Don’t worry Mueller will investigate!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Scramus, 10/10/2018 2:12:45 AM     (No. 11791478)

If there was any treasure to be found, I would have already read about it in the H. P. Flashman memoirs.

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