MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A family who lost something invaluable on vacation months ago now has it back.
Chris Faust’s wife found a still camera in Two Harbors this summer.READ MORE: Dozens Of Homes Flooded After Water Main Breaks In St. Louis Park
Faust, a photographer, knew it was too broken to fix. The camera sat on his shelf for months until he decided to recycle the battery. But then he discovered something else.READ MORE: Thousands Of Minnesota Nurses Prepare To Picket As Contract Expiration Date Nears
“I said, ‘Oh my God, there’s a chip in there.’ And I flicked it out and stuck it in my computer. And I went, ‘Oh my God, there is every family photo and video on here for at least a year,” Faust said.
He posted a few of the photos on Facebook and the post got hundreds of shares. The family who lost the camera found him within an hour.MORE NEWS: 2 Arrested After Boy's Body Found In Trunk; Victim Identified As Eli Hart
Faust says the family was very grateful, and gave him a thank you card.