Charles Calvin’s ATM receipt showing a bank balance of $8,200,000. Calvin’s bank believes the error was due to the ATM, the Times of Northwest Indiana reported Monday. April 13, 2020.
The Times of Northwest Indiana
Charles Calvin went to a local ATM to see if he’d received the $1,700 government stimulus check he was waiting for. The figure he saw on his bank balance made him do a double take.
“I went to the ATM at the Family Express, and once I withdraw $200 out of my account, I looked at the available balance that was still left in my account,” Calvin, a volunteer firefighter in New Chicago, Indiana, told news station WGN9.
“Apparently, my account had $8.2 million in it. I’m like, ‘what in the world is going on here?'”
Calvin was in such disbelief that he brought his colleague, a fellow firefighter, to see it. “I ran the card again, and again $8.2 million. I said man, something is up with this,” he said.
He went to the clerk at the gas station where the ATM was to ask if there was…