thief apology note nevada

On Monday morning, when Principal James Berardi found it in his office at Grizzly Hill Elementary School in Nevada City, Calif., he absentmindedly opened it and read the note inside. It was an apology letter from a former student, along with $300 that the student had stolen -- 17 years earlier.
"We’re out in the country," he told the station, "and things disappear out here, because there’s not a lot of people here